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Introduction to Indigo Dye

Start Date:
July 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am
End Date:
July 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
CA United States

Participants will design their own textile piece and dye it in a small indigo vat. Learn how to use indigo dye and simple Itajime Shibori resist techniques to create pattern on fabric. Examples of this resist method – which uses physical resists such as wood, string and other clamps – will be provided along with two pieces of fabric. All materials and tools included. Participants should wear clothing and shoes that may get wet and/or splashed with dye.

Artist/Teacher Susan Owens works in printmaking and is a colorist noted for experimenting with natural dye processes.

Fee: $25 member / $30 nonmembers + $15 for materials
Open to ages 16 & up, Pre-registration required

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