Shibori: Itajime • Wednesday, March 27, 6 – 9 pm; 1 SPOT LEFT

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Wednesday, March 27, 6 – 9 pm

Sandra Brick

Itajime shibori is a shaped-resist technique where the folds in the fabric and clamped shapes will resist the dye to create a bold design. Traditionally, the cloth is sandwiched between two pieces of wood, which are held in place with string. Learn the process of pleating and clamping to create striking patterns in fabric. By the end of class, you will be able to define shibori and its history, apply basic Itajime techniques, use both immersion and vat dyeing techniques, and recognize the different color results between silk & cotton fabrics. Perfect for beginners. Materials fee is $15, payable to the instructor at the time of class. ** 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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