Shibori: Arashi • August 2; Proof of Vaccination Required Upon Registration. Thank You!

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Tuesday, August 2, 6 – 9 pm

Sandra Brick

Arashi shibori is a Japanese resist dyeing technique, which produces “storm-like” patterns on fabric. Learn to wrap your fabric around a pole, scrunching it into small pleats, and bind it with rope. Basic immersion dyeing techniques will be discussed, and students will learn an adapted direct application method to use in the classroom since our dye kitchen is not being used during COVID-19! A simple batching method using premixed dyes will add either vibrant or subtle color to your textiles–you choose–bringing life to your folded and wrapped patterns. By the end of class, students will be able to define shibori and its history, apply basic arashi techniques to dye projects, apply dyeing techniques, and recognize the different color results between silk & cotton. Students will need to bring a white silk or 100% natural fiber scarf to the class–washed and ready to dye. You can order one through our shop HERE to have it at your desk for class. Please see the materials list for more information. Materials fee $15 (for dyes, etc.), payable to the instructor at the time of class.

This is an in-person class, which requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Click here to submit your proof of vaccination. Proof of vaccination must be received 3 days (72 hours) before class, or your registration is subject to cancellation with a full refund of your payment.

**See supply list of items to bring to class**

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Instructor Bio:

Sandra Brick is a trainer, coach, and educator with over 21 years of experience with the Textile Center as both an instructor and former board member. She has designed and developed 35+ workshops and courses in a diverse range of topics such as fabric dyeing, design theory, beading, creative problem solving, and technology workshops for artists. Brick’s explorations in new materials and techniques have inspired her innovative body of work in surface design, stitching and mixed media, which has been widely exhibited.

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Withdrawal Policy

If your notice of withdrawal is received at least 5 business days before the start of your workshop, you will receive a refund of your workshop fee, minus a $25 processing fee.

There is no refund of workshop or processing fees if your notice of withdrawal is received less than 5 business days before the start of your workshop. We will be happy to provide you with a receipt for your donation to Textile Center.

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