Lesson 2: Tie-dyeing materials

Relating the technique to wax resist, children learn how to create patterns on materials using tie-dye, exploring different effects

Learning Objectives

  • Knowing the process of tie-dyeing

  • Securing the ties tightly

  • Understanding the similarities between tie-dyeing and wax resist

Teacher Video: Tie Dye

Pupil Video: Tie-dye

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