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Intro to Shibori Dyeing (Morning Series)

Textile Arts Center - Manhattan Studio

Monday, January 9, 2017 - Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Manhattan Studio 26 West 8 St New YorkNY  10011
Monday, January 9, 2017 - Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Manhattan Studio 26 West 8 St New YorkNY  10011

What's Included

Instructor: Simone Evans, www.simoneevans.com Shibori is an ancient Japanese resist-dye technique that involves creasing, folding, stitching, binding and knotting the fabric previously to dyeing to create beautiful and well defined patterns. In this morning class, students will learn the basics of shibori resist techniques, as well as how to dye their samples. -- All materials for sample making and learning the technique are included. Any additional materials will need to be supplied by the student based on their vision. This class doesn't include access to free Open Studio. The Morning Series are short in-depth classes, focused on techniques and projects that students can easily continue exploring on their own, at their home (studio).

About This Organizer

Textile Arts Center aspires to unify and empower the textile community, and advocate for the handmade. 

 

Textile Arts Center (TAC) is a NYC-based resource facility dedicated to raising awareness and understanding of textiles through creative educational programs for children and adults. At TAC, we aspire to unify the textile community and advocate for the handmade by providing accessible, skills-based classes that reinvigorate engagement with traditional crafts. Techniques like weaving, sewing, and dyeing are practical, connective, and process-driven -- common denominators for designers, artists, and creative practitioners around the world. Because these activities are so widely used, they help to foster community and bring creativity back into our daily lives. They are part of our collective history and vital to our ongoing expressions of design, art, and culture. 

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Manhattan Studio 26 West 8 St New YorkNY  10011
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