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Old Market Manor, Barton Manor
Bristol, BS2 0RL

Artisan natural dye studio, using locally foraged and organically grown natural dyes, bio-regionally sourced cloth and paper and low impact traditional and contemporary printmaking techniques. Offering limited edition gifts, bespoke services and a range of workshops to help creatives transition to using non-toxic practices and connecting communities with Nature using creativity as a medium.

Japanese Shibori Tie-Dyeing with local, seasonal natural plant dyes: BYO Textiles

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Japanese Shibori Tie-Dyeing with local, seasonal natural plant dyes: BYO Textiles

  • Hamilton House 80 Stokes Croft Bristol, BS1 3QY United Kingdom (map)

Learn the traditional Japanese technique of Shibori fold + clamp resist tie-dyeing, using reclaimed wooden blocks to create exquisite repeat patterns. A variety of local plant dyes will be available to use, made from foraged wild-plants, organic produce and food waste, as part of a non-toxic, natural dye practice.

A great opportunity to experiment with natural dyeing, using your own selection of fabric samples, small items of clothing or other creative projects.

 

Notes:  Organic UK-grown silk will be available for sale at £28/metre (140 cm width). Cash only. Please bring your own items to dye with or cash to purchase silk in class. If bringing large items, please send advance email notification to hello@botanicalinkis.com.

You are welcome to bring a bottle and snacks.

Price: £30 / £25 Concs

Tutor: Babs Behan

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