Color From Nature: Botanical Ink Workshop

Dates:May 4, 2024
Meets:Sa from 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Location:Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, 8000 St. Martin's L
Cost: $49.00

There are still openings remaining at this time.


Make your own ink for drawing and fine writing from natural materials using flowers and plants growing in our green spaces and simple ingredients found in your kitchen! Bottle experiences of connection with natural places and experiment with your own plant-based ink in this workshop.
You will leave this workshop with a bottle of your own handmade botanical ink; a reference zine on ink making; a collection of your own drawings and ink samples; and knowledge to create your own collection of natural inks from homegrown and foraged botanicals. All ink making tools and botanical supplies will be provided.


$10 materials fee payable to the instructor at the class.
Fee: $49.00

Fee Breakdown

Category Description Amount
Course Fee (Basic)Course Fee$ 49.00
Optional FeeDonation (optional)$ 0.00

Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, 8000 St. Martin's L

Located at the intersection of Willow Grove and St. Martin's Lane. There is a parking lot across Willow Grove Avenue from the Church.

Nicole Dupree

is a Mount Airy based natural materials artist, educator, and producer/host of nature-based art and craft show, Indigo in Green. You can find Ampersand Textile & Design botanical inks made by Nicole in the museum shops of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. For more nature art projects, field trips to green spaces, and plant portraits, watch Nicole on Indigo in Green, Saturdays @ 9AM on PhillyCAM. Connect, create, and collaborate with Nicole on instagram @ampersandtextile and

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