Shibori is a centuries-old Japanese method of dyeing cloth by binding, stitching, folding, twisting, and compressing. In this workshop featuring all Botanical Colors indigo dyes, participants will learn these basic techniques through demonstration and hands-on application. Utilizing recycled and reclaimed materials, participants will apply these decorative techniques to create their own unique piece.
Tuition is $115 and includes materials, use of all tools, coffee, tea, and light snack not to mention just being in the amazing and beautiful EILEEN FISHER Learning Lab in Irvington.
Instructor Jean Wasil is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design with a degree in textile design. Her career in fashion has included positions as both designer and art director, and she has produced textile designs for Anthropologie, Armani, BCBG, Billabong, Calvin Klein, Diane Von Furstenberg, Target, and the Gap, among others.