shibori

May 17-18, 2017 by Pia Best-Reininghaus

Pia Best–Reininghaus from Germany - fashiondesigner and textile artist - has specialised herself in fashion, felting, shibori, natural dyeing and natural printing with leaves. The complicated shibori techniques has no secrets for her. She makes the most complex design in subtile colours.

to combine with INdigo&Eco-print https://www.smore.com/n5929

programm

With the japanese shibori technics as arashi shibori, stitch resist shibori and oui nui shibori based on fabric samples like wool, silk, cotton, linen and viscose you will make the most complicated textures. Also based on felted textile or clothes you can bring from home.


You will learn the basic instructions of dyeing with indigo crystals and several acid and chemical vat-dyes. The special of this coloring is the possibility of overdyeing dark colors with lighter colors. It is also possible to dye only with natural colours madder and reseda.


You can combine this workshop 'indigo meets eco-print' with Pia and sew some garments. https://www.smore.com/n5929

note

All workshops are being taught in Dutch and/or English. We will serve fresh coffee and homemade lunches, with healthy salades, farmers bread and several Dutch cheeses.

Registration Atelier Fiberfusing

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