World Shibori Network

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

SFS Shop: Cochineal and Choshi

We are pleased offer natural cochineal procured from Oaxaca, Mexico through Slow Fiber Studios Shop. Cochineal has been used historically in the Americas for centuries and some of it’s earliest … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

SFS Shop: Calcium Hydroxide is here!

We’ve introduced a new item to our on our online shop – CalX! Also known as pickling lime, builders lime, hydrated lime, slaked lime, calx or aragonite, calcium hydroxide is used as … Continue reading

June 10, 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

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