6 hour class
In this beautiful class you will learn how to dye cloth and wool in a variety of shades and tones using natural dyes from plants, lichens, rust and even tea! With Designer Maker Rob Jones, the class also combines the Japanese art of 'Shibori' (stitch & bound resist patterns). You will also dye a silk scarf with a design and colour combination of your choice.
You will use different bindings to resist dye and create pattern including the basic kamosage knot used to secure all bound work and how to make the kumo (spiderweb), hitta (binding with beads) and tesuji (stripes…
This class is suitable for all levels.
All materials and tools are provided, including pre-mordanted cotton and silk for samples as well as mini skeins of wool that you will be able to take away. Instructions on how to create and maintain your own indigo vat and how to…
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