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Michel Garcia Workshops in Holland at Studio Zijdelings!

For those of you in the area, please read more about THREE workshops Michel Garcia will be teaching this August in Tilburg. Workshop 1: Printing on Cotton with Natural Dyes … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Barbara Shapiro to Represent Craft of Textiles at De Young Museum

This May, WSN Member Barbara Shapiro will be representing the Craft of Textiles in The Artists Speak about Contemporary Craft, an illustrated lecture and panel discussion of the 5 media represented … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bay Area: Yoshiko Wada at UC Botanical Gardens

  Film Viewing and a 1,2,3, Indigo vat demonstration with Slow Fiber Studios – Yoshiko Wada Tuesday, March 18 6:30pm – 8pm $15, $10 members, more information here As part of … Continue reading

February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Norfolk, UK: Indigo Shibori with Jane Callender

Indigo Shibori Weekend Workshop – Working shibori with indigo and some indigo discharge techniques – also their 3 dimensional equivalents. August 19th – 23rd Summer School - Indigo in combination with a … Continue reading

June 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gallery Show: Resisting Blue ( Paddington, New South Wales)

“Her work reveals a passion for pattern manifest through shibori techniques, and as a stitch specialist her focus has been on motif construction and pattern rhythms.” This month, WSN Member … Continue reading

March 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Shibori & Indigo (TAC Brooklyn, May1-22)

Only 6 seats left in the upcoming MAY series on Shibori & Indigo at the Textile Arts Center in Brooklyn. This popular class is led by Katrin Reifeiss-Helmick. www.katrinreifeiss.com May 1-22 … Continue reading

April 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Michel Garcia hits the Netherlands! 3-day workshop intensive (Aug 27-29,Tilburg)

You really want to take a class with Michel. Trust us. Really. GO. And if you’re in/near the Netherlands, here’s your chance. Natural Dyeing Workshop : an intriguing mix of secrets … Continue reading

April 10, 2012 · 3 Comments

3-Day workshop w/ Joan Morris (July 27-29, NH)

“3 Vats – 3Days – 10 Ways”  LongRidge Farm, Westmoreland, NH 10 pole-wrapped resist techniques, taught over the course of 3 days, using indigo and woad. A 3-day workshop focusing on … Continue reading

April 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Natural Dye + Shaped Resist with Joan Morris (2 offerings: WA and NY)

If you’ve ever picked up a copy of “Memory on Cloth: shibori now” then you’ve seen the beauty of JOAN MORRIS’ work (featured on the book’s cover). This June, the textile … Continue reading

April 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Shibori with Natural Dye, Ana Lisa Hedstrom (April 21-22, SF)

Spring is the ripe time for new inspiration! ANA LISA HEDSTROM will be teaching a 2-day Weekend Workshop this April at the Sewing Workshop in San Francisco. If you’ve ever been interested in learning this … Continue reading

March 3, 2012 · Leave a comment