Friday 02/23/2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday 02/23/2018, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
No skills required
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Redding Method of Dyeing Nabori: Creating Patterns on Silk with Natalie Redding
Using several types of silk scarves, Redding Method Nabori will teach students the history and different types of silk as well as the most suitable type for the end result. Nabori combines several binding and tying techniques in a multicultural method to create visual and artistic interest in silk fabrics. Students will create several types of designs and go home with a variety of 100% silk scarves and hemmed silk fabrics.
Rubber bands, binding materials such as threads, jute, clothespins, clamps.
Materials fee: $75 for 3-4 silk scarf/fabric items (habatoi, Charmeuse, Crepe de Chine) with dimensions from 12"x72" to 35"x35" and dyes.
Implements needed for the dyeing process will be provided.