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One day introduction to Shibori Techniques and Indigo

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

from £45
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One day introduction to Shibori Techniques and Indigo

This course will introduce you to the ancient craft of resist dyeing from Japan and will include some of the four main areas of Shibori.

Tutot Carol-Anne Eades says “I am fascinated with Japanese Textiles and in this  Introduction to Indigo and Shibori workshop I hope to share this passion”

Make an Indigo dyed silk scarf in a day workshop

  • Arimatsu – stitched techniques
  • Arashi -pole wrapping skills
  • Tajime – folded, bound and clamped techniques
  • Tesuji – which includes clamped and pleated and bound skills.
  • Researching these various techniques
  • Looking at a variety of ancient samples sourced in China and Japan 
  • Selecting your favourite technique and using a form of shaped resist dyeing will dip it several times in a natural Indigo vat to make silk scarf.
  • A silk scarf will be provided to use for the final piece.
  • Setting up and using the vat
  • Indigo dye
  • All tools and materials will be provided
  • Beginners welcome
  • Day guest and Residential tickets
  • Refreshments and lunch included for workshop days

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Details

Date:
May 18
Time:
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Cost:
from £45
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Organiser

Mrs B
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/mrsbpresents/

Venue

The Studio at Tiny Homes Holidays
Tiny Homes Holidays
Newport, Isle ofWight PO30 5UB United Kingdom
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Website:
www.tinyhomesholidays.com
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