Shibori Tie-Dye Workshop
Instructor: Nikki Wheeler
Department: Fiber Arts
Learn about the Ancient Japanese art of Shibori; a form of resist-dyeing that uses a variety of techniques to create patterns and variations in the color. Students will follow along at home with an Instructor via Zoom to design and create a colorful and unique tie-dyed scarf using Shibori techniques. Upon class registration, kits containing a 15 by 60 inch cotton scarf, a packet of dye, and wood blocks will be mailed to the address provided.
This workshop will take place Live online via Zoom with a kit mailed to your home.
Ages 16 and up
Thursday January 14, 2021
Registration for this class ends December 30 to allow time to order supplies and ship kits.
Materials Needed for at home: A sink or plastic tub for dyeing, access to both warm and cool water, iodized salt (regular table salt), Rubber gloves, a paint stick or anything for stirring, empty 2 liter bottle, hand sewing needle, thread of any color, rubber bands or twine.
Materials provided by the Peoria Art Guild: 15 by 60 inch cotton Scarf, packet of dye, wood blocks
Are you a member of the Peoria Art Guild? If so you can get a $5 discount (only for current members!)