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BOTANICAL PRINTING ON SILK Instructor ~ Sue Hetrick from The Arts at Buffalo Creek, July 23, 2022, 10:00 am- 5:00 pm

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm



Summer Workshop at Charmed I’m Sure Studio


Instructor ~ Sue Hetrick from The Arts at Buffalo Creek

Saturday, July 23, 2022
10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Botanical Printing on Silk

No extra kit fee

Class fee Includes

•  All fabric to complete a 9″ x 45″ Habotai silk scarf with rolled hems and ready to dye.

•  Prepared carrier cloth for dye and texture.

•  Ferrous Sulfate, Logwood and Matter for prepared dye blankets.

•  A selection of berries, flowers and leaves for printing.



Botanical Printing on Silk
Explore Botanical printing on silk with leaves and natural dyes from instructor Sue Hetrick – The Arts at Buffalo Creek!

What you will learn:

  • Learn to unlock the secret of Natures beauty as we extract colors and prints from native plants in our area.
  • How to create color and texture with a carrier blanket.
  • Learn how to scour and mordent the fabric for successful printing.
  • Take home timetable and recipes for you to experiment in the future.

What you need to bring:

  • Leaves are provided but you can also bring fresh leaves from you own garden.
  • An apron to protect your clothes.
  • Rubber gloves if you have sensitive skin; we will have some to share.  

Everyone will leave with one printed silk scarf.To sign up, go to:


Last day for refunds 7/16/22

Covid info ~ At this time, masks are not required. See below for studio precautions.*** 
*** Bring a bag lunch & closed drink container *** Studio will provide dessert
*** STUDIO Covid safety precautions in place:
Social distancing with plexiglass dividers between each student, sanitized surfaces; hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes on every student table area;  plenty of ventilation with circulating fresh air; pack-your-own-lunch. 

                        ★THINGS TO BRING

*** LUNCH *** – BYO Bag lunch and covered drink, mask, optional apron.
See above for class materials needed.

Charmed I’m Sure Studio is located at
7 Nita Court, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050.
Jean’s cell – 717-919-7444.
I encourage you to arrive by 9.45 AM.
Class will begin promptly at 10:00 AM.

Please park at the lower end of the driveway OR in the cul-de-sac “nose in” to the property (do not block mail boxes).
Enter around the LEFT side of the house through the studio door.  Follow the arrows 😉

*** NOTE – Please respect any No Parking signs and do not park on lawns. ***

Without purchasing a ticket in advance, Charmed I’m Sure Studio cannot reserve a space in any workshop.
Please feel free to share workshop announcements and website information!

We now have special rates at several close-by hotels! 

                     FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES
503 Winding Creek Boulevard Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania 17050
OR 1 717-766-9006
Nightly rate is $89 per night for Charmed I’m Sure students.  Reserve early as the hotel fills fast.
Ask for the Charmed I’m Sure Studio rate.  Ask to talk to BILL if our deal is not available.  He’ll fix you up if there are any rooms available in the hotel.
Use this special rate link:

                  Holiday Inn Express and Suites
2055 Technology Parkway, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Guests can call their reservations system and ask to be a part of “Charmed I’m Sure Studio” and they will be directed to a 10% discount.

Best Western Plus
4900 Woodland DR
Enola, PA 17025

Guests need to tell that they are part of  “Charmed Studio” and staff should be able to assist them for the booking.  The rate for our group is $89.00 a night plus taxes, etc.

                                    La Quinta
Details not yet available.


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April 9, 2022 – Jean Van Brederode – Captive Heart Seats available (4 size pendants available to make!)

April 10, 2022 ~ Nancy Bryant – Keum Boo Project

April 24, 2022 ~ Nancy Bryant, Sapphire Stacking Rings

April 30, 2022 ~ Nancy Sacco, To Be Announced

May 14 – 15, 2022 ~ Alison Pack, Fluid Form and Creative Color in Enameling SEATS AVAILABLE

May 21 – 22, 2022 ~ Tom Ellis, Techniques Using Stencils and Separation Enamels  ONE SPOT REMAINS

June 4, 2022, Nancy Sacco, To Be Announced

June 5 ~ Roxan O’Brien, To Be Announced

June 10 or 11 – 12, 2022 ~ April Wengren, Mason Stains

June 25, 2022 ~ Jean Van Brederode, Sterling Hair Ornament

July 16, 2022 ~ Jean Van Brederode, Faux Opal Ring

***NEW*** July 24, 2022 ~ Sue Hetrick, Botanical Printing on Silk

August 13, 2022 ~ Jean Van Brederode, Enameled Bangles

August 21, 2022 ~ Nancy Sacco, To Be Announced

September 9 – 11, 2022 ~ April Wengren, To Be Announced

September 16 – 18, 2022 ~ Eva Sherman, To Be Announced

September 24, 2022 ~ Nancy Sacco, To Be Announced

September 25, 2022 ~ Jean Van Brederode, Halloween Bat

September 30 – October 2 ~ Debora Mauser, To Be Announced

October 15, 2022 ~ Jean Van Brederode, To Be Announced

October 29, 2022 ~ Nancy Sacco, To Be Announced


Charmed I’m Sure Studio
7 Nita Court
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050 United States


Charmed I’m Sure Studio


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Botanical on Silk
BOTANICAL PRINTING ON SILK Instructor ~ Sue Hetrick from The Arts at Buffalo Creek
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