Sustainable Practices: Creating a Sense of Place with Local Natural Dyes

This seminar will explore beautiful examples of traditional Japanese textiles dyed with indigo, mud, lac, and sunflower. Learn the story of Oshima tsumugi kimono fabric, and see a range of colors made from different combinations of fibers, indigo, and enzymes on ikats, katazome, and shibori. Some of these dyes come from specific regions in Japan … Continue reading “Sustainable Practices: Creating a Sense of Place with Local Natural Dyes”