World Shibori Network

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

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 · Leave a comment

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

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

This Month! Hangzhou Triennial of Fiber Art

Celebrating the rich history of silk, in one of China’s most beautiful cities, the Hangzhou Triennial of Fiber Art will be conducted September 20th until the 26th, with events, lectures, … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

WSN UK: Michelle Griffiths Workshops at Resist Gallery

WSN Member and UK Representative Michelle Griffiths will be teaching workshops all summer at Resist Gallery in Llantrisant, UK. If you live in the area, there are plenty of classes to … Continue reading

June 6, 2013 · 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