WORKSHOP - Intro to Indigo

WORKSHOP - Intro to Indigo

Location: cSpace King Edward                              
Time: 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Duration:  Thursday Evening Workshop
Session/Year: Spring, 2017
Participants: Maximum class size 8 - 10
Instructor: Caroline Forde
Date: 9th March

Discover Indigo Dyeing: Inspired by Japanese Shibori Resist Dyeing

Description: Explore the process of indigo dyeing with fibre artist and surface designer Caroline Forde. In this workshop you’ll be introduced to surface pattern design and the complexities of indigo dyeing through Shibori, a Japanese resist dyeing technique. Along with developing a beautiful selection of cotton fabric samples for quilting, you’ll gain a better understanding of the nature and history of indigo.  Enjoy exploring various patterning by stitching, clamping and tying. Gain the confidence to further your exploration in natural dying and take home a small indigo vat for continued natural dyeing discovery.

Type: Workshop

Vendor: Natalie Gerber


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