“Introduction to Indigo and Shibori” Two Day Natural  Dye Workshop with Diane Kuehn
“Introduction to Indigo and Shibori” Two Day Natural  Dye Workshop with Diane Kuehn
Diane Kuehn

“Introduction to Indigo and Shibori” Two Day Natural Dye Workshop with Diane Kuehn

Regular price $275.00 $0.00 Unit price per

DATE:  JUNE 19-20, 2021

TIME:  10 - 4:30 each day

COST:  $275 including supplies

LOCATION:  Gallery - 51 West Main St., Brevard, NC

Introduction to Indigo and Shibori Dying with Diane Kuehn: 

Shibori is a Japanese method of resist dying which goes back hundreds of years. In this hands-on workshop you will learn the fundamentals of shibori folding and binding techniques to create beautiful patterns on fabric with indigo dye. We will also learn to prepare an indigo vat and how to prepare fabric to dye with scouring techniques.Students can expect to make pillow or napkin sized sample pieces and a cotton scarf. An additional piece of clothing to upcycle can be brought from home.

Suitable for beginner and intermediate skill levels

 

PLEASE BRING WITH YOU:

a pair of new rubber gloves (long dishwashing gloves)
a seam- picker or small pair of sharp scissors
an iron
an old shirt or apron – please wear old clothes
(1) item of clothing you wish to upcycle with your new skills (not too large as we will be sharing dye vats)

 

$240 for two days plus $35 supply fee includes 6 pillow or napkin sample sized fabric pieces, a blank cotton scarf for dying, indigo and use of instructor’s tools. All fabric will be prepared for dying in advance of the workshop by the instruct