Wondrous Shibori – Enjoy the fun and creativity while learning a variety of shibori dye techniques from instructor Charmaine Thaner. Dye several fat quarters of silk, then choose your favorite shibori technique and dye a silk scarf! When class is over, you'll have your beautiful custom-made scarf, as well as several pieces of colorful silk to use in your next project.
Instructor: Charmaine has been a fiber artist for many years and began dyeing silk in 2000. She has learned from Colorado fiber artist Lynn Lee and nationally known artists – Jan Janas, Ana Lisa Hedstrom, and Doshi. Charmaine has learned the most by experimenting with dye and fabric.
Supplies provided by the instructor: Procion H liquid dyes, fat quarters of silk, one blank silk scarf, and other materials needed for dyeing. Please pay instructor $20 for supplies.
Participants bring: apron, rubber gloves, large plastic trash bag, (4) gallon size zip lock baggies, three eye droppers, three foam brushes (1-2”), one 3 ” diameter PVC pipe – cut to about 3 feet long, 27 quart capacity plastic tub (Rubbermaid, or Sterlite). Note: Cut two 4” U shaped sections out of each end of the plastic tub (so the PVC pipe will rest on the tub).
Class Tuition: $45.00 for 3 hour class plus $20.00 for supplies
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