Shibori Workshop - Stitch designs
Curious about Shibori stitch designs? Would you like a demonstration on how to create personalized designs with natural indigo? Join us for a live virtual workshop and learn how to stitch Shibori designs for dyeing textiles! Students can purchase an add-on Deluxe Indigo Dye Kit make your vat after the workshop!
Join us in June - for a 2 hour Shibori technique demonstration and collaborative work session. Connect with other creatives safely from home!
Immerse yourself in the world of Shibori techniques by creating your hand stitched designs in the comfort of your own home with textile designer and artist, Hilary L. Hahn @hilarylhahn. The demonstration will begin with a short history of indigo dye. Then we will walk through the steps to prep and design Shibori patterns and marks. I will be demonstrating several of my favorite Shibori fabric folding techniques.
In this workshop you will learn:
- the history of indigo dye
- how to mix your own chemical-free indigo vat
- several Shibori fabric folding techniques
- how to prep your pieces for the vat
Don't forget to order your supply kits! Students who would like to follow along with the workshop should order their Dye Kits as an add-on by June ___ so that supplies arrive by June ___
Use this informative workshop as a springboard for our Intro to Natural Dyes E-course! Explore the world of natural botanical dyes in this self paced course. Learn how to choose natural fabrics and the associated processes of dyeing with botanicals while creating gorgeous sustainable pieces for your home or wardrobe!