102 Weston Park
108 Alexandra Park Road
Private bookings for birthday parties, barmitzvahs, and other events can also be arranged. To register your interest or discuss a private event please email email@example.com
Kids shibori classes range from 90 minutes to a full two and a half hours dependng on the age and number of kids involved.
In either class kids get an introduction to shibori (with some tie dye elements). These binding techniques are a few of the main methods of compressing cloth using binding thread to make a variety of patterns.
How to tie a kamosage knot (essential for all Shibori binding projects)
How to make the following:
- Kanoko (fawn) dots
- Bai (shell)
- Ne maki (bird bound beads)
- Kumo (spiderweb) and
- Tesuji (stripes)
We will make a few sample pieces using these techniques.
NOTE: We will be dyeing using non-toxic coloured Dylon dyes. It is advisable to wear old clothes or bring an apron to protect your clothes.
NOTE: Tutor has up-to-date DRB approval. Certificate can be viewed on request.