The process of dyeing natural fabrics in indigo using shibori wrapping techniques creates beautiful patterns. You will be amazed at your creations. Join us in this workshop to learn some 4-5 different wrapping techniques and create your choice of items listed below. You may bring your own shirt or small item to dye if you choose (it must be a natural fiber, cotton, bamboo, silk, etc., to take the dye).
2 kitchen towels and choice of either scarf OR small canvas pouch OR set of 4 cocktail napkins
OR choice of item below
Linen pillow cover - 20" x 20"
Large canvas pouch
Indigo is one of the oldest dyes to be used on fabric. Shibori is a set of resist dyeing techniques for fabric developed over centuries in Japan. The word comes from the root verb shiboru which means “to wring, squeeze, press.”