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Dyeing Naturally and Cultural Exchange in China:More thoughts…

Do read Dyeing Naturally and Cultural Exchange in China, our previous post before starting on this one!

Natural Dye: Experiments and Results

Yoshiko I. Wada wrote the follow comment in response to the latest blog post. She was a very important part of this experience and I thought her words, with  additional insight,  deserved their own spot and thus the following:

“This is a friend of Catharine’s, Yoshiko I. Wada from slowfiberstudios.com and naturaldyeworkshop.com, where we re-blog Catharine’s blog in our Dye Nerds’ Blog. Since the person in charge of our blog is on vacation until the end January and I was g Japanese to English translator for Dr. Yamazaki I am jumping in for some additional thoughts and information.

The Jinze Art Centre in Shanghai and Slow Fiber Studios in Berkely, CA organized the workshops with Japanese masters working with my colleague Edith Cheung who is in charge of the textile program there.

P1070455 Yoshiko Wada and Edith Cheung in Jinze Town.

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