Intro class will focus on creating the indigo vat using pre-reduced indigo, while talking about all natural indigo and the history of the process. 5 categories of traditional Japanese dyeing techniques will be shown including Suji, Itajime, Tegumo, Ne-Maki and Arashi. Pick the few you're drawn to and have fun! Each student will get to dye minimally 3 pieces.
18yr+ (younger with adult with approval)
6 students max
All materials provided, but students are welcome to bring their own projects. More info email sent post sign up. All students receive 3 bandana (or equivalent) each.
Clean, white or lightly colored natural fibers (such as cotton, silk, or wool) work best, but be respectful with the size of item. Leave with one-of-a-kind fibers to keep or share!
Karin Persan of Better Than Jam, store and textile/fashion line
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