World Shibori Network

Celebrating the visual languages of PEOPLE, COMMUNITY, CULTURE, and ENVIRONMENT through the global practice of resist-dye traditions and innovations

Workshop: Shibori, Silk and Indigo with Amy Putansu

Fill up your upcoming summer days with this intensive workshop in North Carolina with WSN Member Amy Putansu. Discover the design potentials of degumming silk, learn about indigo, and create … Continue reading

May 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Exhibition: Fiber Futures, Japan’s Textile Pioneers at Maison de la Culture du Japon, Paris

Fiber Futures, an exhibition that showcases the dynamic field of Japanese fiber art is currently being featured at the Maison de la Culture du Japon in Paris. This incredible collection … Continue reading

May 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Design Workshop: Islamic Geometric Patterns with Carol Bier – Oakland, CA, USA

Art and Design: Islamic Geometric Patterns A Workshop with Carol Bier May 16th, 5 – 7 p.m. 1433 Madison St., Oakland, CA 94612 Presented by Art & Culture at Islamic … Continue reading

May 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mary Zicafoose: Ikat, Color and Tapestry at the De Young, San Francisco, CA

Textile Arts Council lecture series presents – Color Fields: Ikat, Tapestry & Contemporary Art Mary Zicafoose Saturday, May 16, 10:00 am at the Koret Auditorium, deYoung Art Museum, San Francisco, … Continue reading

May 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Boro Workshop at Richmond

Last Saturday saw the conclusion of Yoshiko Wada‘s Boro workshops at the Richmond Art Center, where 20 eager participants had the unique opportunity to learn the history of boro, practice … Continue reading

May 6, 2015 · 2 Comments

Workshop: Mo Kelman – Shibori and Sculpture

Workshop: 7 Bamboo Scarves: Shibori and Painting  Date:  May 23 – 25, 2015 Location:  Snow Farm, Williamsburg, MA Make 7 beautiful hand-dyed bamboo scarves in this three day immersive workshop! Start … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Exhibition: Masako Takahashi in Spain – Opening Today

Galería Charpa presents: Masako Takahashi Opening: 8:30 PM, Thursday, April 23 Tapinería, 11, 46001 Valencia, Spain The exhibition will showcase Takahashi’s work in using her own hair as embroidery to … Continue reading

April 23, 2015 · Leave a comment