October 6, 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Sonoma Community Center
276 E Napa St
Sonoma CA
$125 ($113 members) 
707 938 4626 x3
Shibori Indigo Dyeing Workshop @ Sonoma Community Center

Sunday, Oct 6th from 12:30- 3:30pm

Location: Sonoma Community Center, Room 110

Instructor: Sonoma Cultural Exchange Presents Buaisou Founder and Indigo Farmer, Kakuo Kaji!

Price: $125 ($113 members) 

Supply Fee requested from Students: $25


Join visiting an artisan of BUAISOU, an indigo farm and dye studio located in Tokushima, Japan. Learn the process through which they farm, harvest, and prepare indigo dye material in vats. Then, create your own indigo dye pattern on scarf/shawl provided. We will experience with itajime(clamp dyeing), shibori,(tie dyeing), ombre(gradient dyeing). Each workshop participant will be shown how to create their own patterned scarf/shawl that they will each dye in the vat.  This workshop is presented in collaboration with Sonoma Cultural Exchange.