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WS-54a Shibori: Silk Scarf Dyeing - Advanced Techniques (WI20)

  • February 01, 2020
  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • North Hills Art Center
  • 9



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Ages 12 to Adult

Shibori is the art of folding, twisting and clamping cloth before dyeing to create intricate patterns. In the advanced Shibori workshop, we will explore binding, "kumo" (spiderweb), "kanoko" (rings), "ori nui" (fold stitching), "mokume" (tree bark stitching) and "karamatsu" (Larch tree stitching). These advanced techniques will require the use of needles & thread to sew & bind the silk scarves. The sewing techniques will be practiced first before you stitch, bind, and dye two scarves.  All materials included.

Instructor: Diane Pontoriero

Date: Saturday 2/1

1 session

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

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