World Shibori Network

Celebrating the visual languages of PEOPLE, COMMUNITY, CULTURE, and ENVIRONMENT through the global practice of resist-dye traditions and innovations, keeping in mind authenticity, reciprocity, and networking.

Natural Dye Showcase and Memory on Cloth at Mendocino Art Centre, California

Yoshiko Wada, President – WSN, was at the beautiful Mendocino Arts Centre early this month. As the juror for their Natural Dye Showcase, she had selected 47 works by 35 … Continue reading

20 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Conference + Workshop Alert: Made/Aware presented by SDA at Arrowmont School of Arts and Craft, Tennessee

Mark your calendars to attend Surface Design Association’s first ever craft and concept intensive, Made/Aware : Socially Engaged Practices. Where: Arrowmont School of Arts and Craft, P.O. Box 567, 556 … Continue reading

23 July 2015 · Leave a comment

Exhibition: Extreme Fibers: Textile Icons and the New Edge at Muskegon Museum of Art, Michigan

Developed by the Muskegon Museum of Art in coordination with Guest Curator Geary Jones of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Extreme Fibers looks to examine the state of fibers and textiles in … Continue reading

16 July 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

6 May 2015 · 2 Comments

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

7 February 2014 · Leave a comment