Join Aviva for another Japanese-themed textiles workshop weekend with Hiroko Aeno-Bilson. You will be exploring Japanese textile culture, learning dyeing and stitching skills and sampling delicious food !
SATURDAY 29 SEPTEMBER ‘Indigo social’ - UPCYCLING WITH INDIGO
Bring your old fabrics and clothing and breathe new life into them by dip dyeing them with indigo.
There will be a variety of indigo vats available to try – get warm blues from woad, earthy blues from an organic fruit vat and the traditional deep blue from a Japanese style indigo vat.
£15 studio/booking fee includes refreshments. Drop in any time between 1000 and 1400 – allow at least 2 hours for dyeing.
Your own fabrics must be 100% natural (cotton, linen or silk is best) and pre-washed. Dye charge 5p per gram payable on the day.