Intro to Katazome (Rice Paste resist) & Indigo Dyeing - Woolloongabba Station Brisbane
Learn the art of Katazome in this interactive workshop. Discover the ancient Japanese technique of stencil dyeing and create beautiful fabric pieces to take home. Immerse yourself in the world of Katazome as you learn the basics, from fabric preparation to using stencils and applying resist paste. You'll also have the opportunity to dye your fabric in a natural indigo vat.
Date & Time : 10 December 2023, 9:30am to 1:00pm. Or 13 Jan 2023 10am to 1:30pm
Location : Woolloongabba Substation. 45 Logan Rd, Woolloongabba QLD 4102
Don't worry if you're new to Katazome – this workshop is designed for beginners. Our experienced instructor will guide you through each step, ensuring you feel confident and inspired. You'll be amazed at how quickly you pick up the techniques and start creating your own unique designs.
All the necessary materials will be provided, including dye materials and select a scarf, tea towels (2), or a linen bag for you to choose from. If you'd like to bring an additional item, lightweight cotton or natural fabrics work best.
During the workshop, you'll have access to stencils that will help you create intricate patterns and designs. The combination of dyeing and printmaking techniques will open up a world of creativity and self-expression.
By the end of the class, you'll have gained a solid foundation in Katazome and created your own hand-dyed fabric piece. This workshop offers a truly transformative experience, allowing you to discover the beauty and artistry of traditional Japanese dyeing. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn a new skill and unleash your creativity.
Indigo Dye Kits is available to purchase on the date for $28.00