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Stitching and Dyeing the Shibori Way

July 21 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm EDT

Cost: $80

Join textile artist Heidi Bukoski to create an attractive sampler piece using shibori, a stitching and binding technique that the Japanese have used for nearly 1000 years. Heidi will show you how to have fun using a traditional indigo dye bath with high quality cotton fabric to learn the basics and then create another piece using your own design.

Students need to bring: a seam ripper and/or very sharp, pointed small scissors; a thimble (if you use one), rubber gloves for dyeing, an old towel, and your reading glasses (cheaters).

Please bring a lunch.

A minimum of 5 students need to be registered by Saturday, June 2 in order to hold the class. To register for this class or for more information about Friends of the Porkies or the Folk School, visit www.porkies.org, call 906-884-7663 or email friendsofporkies@gmail.com



July 21
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:


Folk School


Union Bay Campground
107th Engineers Memorial Hwy
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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