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Eco-Printing Retreat

a 3-day retreat on the magical Overberg Renosterveld Reserve - between Bredasdorp & Swellendam.

  • Starts 21 Mar 2024
  • 6 250 South African rand
  • the Haarwegskloof Nature Reserve, Overberg, South Africa

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Service Description

Thursday 21st March to Sunday 24th March 2024 R6250 is for workshop only. *Accommodation is a sperate payment of between R500 to R2000 (depending on your choice of room) for the ENTIRE stay. Spend 3 glorious days at the charming Haarwegskloof Nature Reserve situated between Bredasdorp and Swellendam. Indulge in 2 full days of eco-printing on hemp-linen whilst soaking in the views of hills and valleys of this spectacular landscape. Comfortable, farm style accommodation with a spacious well equipped studio makes this an ideal getaway and the perfect venue for such a retreat and in the surrounds of this critically endangered Renosterveld. only 6 places available. Planned itinerary Thursday 21st March 11h00 arrival 12h30 a welcome lunch 14h00 - 15h00 mordanting dem 18h00 Sundowners with chat about eco-printing. 19h00 Light supper Friday 22nd March 08h00 Eco-printing Session 1: crisp clear prints on natural hemp-linen 12h30 lunch 14h00 Eco-printing Session 1 continued. 16h30 Guided Walk & Sundowners 19h30 Light Supper Saturday 23rd March 09h00 Eco-printing Session 2: crisp clear prints on natural hemp-linen using a tannin rich dye blanket creating a dyed background. 13h00 lunch 14h30 Session 2 continued. 18h00 Sundowners 19h00 Light supper Sunday 24th March 09h00 - 09h45 feedback, Q & A and photos 10h00 to 11h30 Brunch 12h00 departure R6250 Includes: the workshop, notes, sample piece mordanted hemp-linen, 150x250cm mordanted hemp-linen, spacious studio facilities, 3 lunches, 3 dinners, morning and afternoon refreshments, wine with lunch & dinner, a guided walk, brunch on Sunday morning. Excludes: 2 breakfasts, soft drinks, sundowners, your rise & shine morning cuppa. There are ample fridges to keep your breakfast goodies chilled in. *Accommodation options: 'The Old Dairy" R2000 for either of the rooms for the ENTIRE 3 nights. Room A: double bed; shared bathroom with Room B Room B: a double bed; shared bathroom with Room C Room C: 2 single beds; own bathroom; this will be reserved for 2 friends sharing. 'The Centre' No bedding or towels are provided. Room A: 2 single beds; own bathroom; this will be reserved for 2 friends sharing. R1500 for the room for the entire 3 night stay. Room B: a spacious room with bunkbeds. Shared bathroom with Room C. R500/person. Max 2 persons. The entire 3 night stay. (Room C: Rita + assistant. Sharing bathroom with Room B) Email me SOONEST to book your chosen room:

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Contact Details

De Trafford, Mont Fleur Farm, Blaauwklippen Road, Stellenbosch, Western, Cape, South Africa, Stellenbosch, 7599, South Africa

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