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Totes Indigo

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Blackhorse Lane Ateliers

114b Blackhorse Lane

London

E17 6AA

United Kingdom

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Join for a fun evening playing with dye, drinking wine and leave with your very own Indigo bag!


Workshop description:
In this workshop you will learn how to dye fabrics with Indigo using ancient Japanese methods.
You will learn several Shibori techniques; from simple origami folds to more complex pleating and twisting to create varied one of a kind patterns. You will then apply these techniques to make and take home your own tote bag.

What Experience do I need?
No need for any previous experience in either dyeing or stitching. An interest in natural dyes, crafted processes and sustainability a plus!

What will I make?
You will leave with a sample of test fabric swatches to use in your own projects as well as a tote bag made by you.

Do I need to bring anything?
All materials will be provided, but wearing messy clothes or bringing rubber gloves / apron is advised! A 100% cotton tote bag is included in the price of the workshop.

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Who will be teaching me?
Liza Mackenzie studied Indigo, known as Aizome, under a Master Craftsman whilst living in Japan for four years. She is a textile designer and researcher with a specialism in Japanese craft textiles and sustainable dyes.


Nearest tube station is Blackhorse Road (Victoria Line), twenty minutes from Oxford Circus. Blackhorse Lane Atelier is a five minute walk from the station.

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Blackhorse Lane Ateliers

114b Blackhorse Lane

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E17 6AA

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