Indigo Dyeing Class – From Seed to Shibori

  • Indigo Dyeing
    08/14/2018
    10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Learn the process of indigo dyeing and Shibori Resist technique with Debbie Jircik!

Indigo Dyeing – From Seed to Shibori

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 

10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Adults  – $75

All materials supplied. No experience necessary.

Payment/registration deadline:  August 7

Instructor:  Debbie Jircik

Students should bring a bag lunch to class.  Dress for wet mess  and please bring an apron or smock.

Learn about the magic of indigo, its plant sources and how to make and maintain a 1-2-3 fermentation vat. Starting with fresh leaf Japanese indigo dyeing on silk scarves, we will then create an organic vat with powdered indigo to do simple shibori resist techniques on a cotton bandana. Learn about the process of growing Japanese indigo, which will grow in our northern climate.

Eagle River, clay & paper artist, gardener, & food advocate – Debbie Jircik, will share her passions for working with natural & environmentally friendly materials with LOLA students.

No refunds will be given after the deadline date.    Parking is available behind the LOLA Center for the Arts building.

 

Venue:  

Venue Phone: (715) 547-3950

Venue Website:

Address:
4262 County Rd B, Land O Lakes, Wisconsin, 54540, United States