Sunday, October 22, 2017
10:00 - 1:00
Instructor: Nica Rabinowitz
Class Fee: $100.00
Material Fee: $0.00
Maximum Class Size: 21
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Nica Rabinowitz of Fiberhouse Collective, will teach participants how to extract rich blue hues from the indigo plant. This workshop will explore the ancient process of natural dyeing with indigo. Participants will learn how to set up a fermented indigo vat. We will explore shibori resist dyeing techniques and have the opportunity to dip dye locally sourced yarn and roving. Participants may bring their own animal-based fibers to dip as well (old silk or wool garments/accessories/yarn/roving/etc.)
No experience required
Nica can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
There is a $30 materials fee included in the registration fee.
Materials Provided by Instructor: Indigo, Fructose, Calcium Hydroxide, Silk, Wool, Hot Plate, Dye Pot
Maximum of 3 dips per person.
Materials Provided by Student: their own yarn/roving if they want, protective clothing and gloves.