Itajime Shibori Japanese Fold & Clamp Dyeing

  • Arbutus Folk School 610 4th Avenue East Olympia, WA, 98501 United States

Instructor: Laura Hunter
Cost: $102
Registration closes: Sept. 18th
No. of Students: min. 4 – max. 8
Skill level:  beginning

Materials provided by student:  Old bath towel, paper scissors

Phone: 360-867-8815

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Class Description: Itajime Shibori is the Japanese form of folding, binding and dyeing fabric to create a repeating pattern.  In this class we will explore the fold and clamp method creating several samples using silk, which will then be dyed in an acid dye bath.  Each student will take home multiple swatches and one finished scarf which they have made