Workshops & Events
At Alquimie we love hosting intriguing workshops and events that expose ancient traditions with new creative interpretations. Check out our workshops below and join our mailing list to find out about upcoming offerings.
Introduction to Indigo Dyeing & Shibori Techniques with Andrew Hoogvliets
•1st Saturday of each month
•June 1, 2019
• July 6, 2019
• 2701 Chartres St.
•11 AM - 4 PM
In this workshop, Andrew Hoogvliets, an artist & dyer with 20+ years of experience will teach the basics of indigo dyeing, including how to use indigo dye, how to remove indigo in order to re-dye, and how to create shibori patterns.
Learn how to use indigo dye on provided fabrics and your own natural fiber garments.
Learn how to create your own one-of-a-kind designs using shibori techniques.
Saturday Style Salon with Kate Beck and Hilary Beane
Saturday, April 20th, 2019
938 Royal St.
2 -6 pm.
Join textile and fashion designer Kate Beck and jewelry designer Hilary Beane at Alquimie, for personalized styling consultations.
Drop in for a chat anytime 11 AM-6PM.
•Bring in older Kate Beck pieces that you want styled in fresh new ways
• Learn how to get the most styling possibilities out of your scarves, wraps, and magnetic buttons
•See how our new accessories & jewelry can transform old outfits
•Get comfortable adding color and pattern into your wardrobe to update your outfits for spring
•See Kate's newest prints & current inspirations
Alquimie’s Jazz Fest Soirée
•Wednesday, May 1st, 2019
• 938 Royal St.
• 5 - 8 PM
Celebrate the start of festival season with Kate Beck & her crew at our beautiful French Quarter boutique, Alquimie. Enjoy light refreshments, beautiful silks, and unbeatable French Quarter evening ambiance.