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Understanding textiles & fabric manipulation Jan 19th

Gain knowledge of textiles, design and the many ways to change the surface of fabric.

Cost:

$85.00-$189.00 per person

Duration:

3h

About this experience

Understanding textiles & fabric manipulation Jan 19th

Pepa and Karen have opened up this class to share their knowledge of textiles, design and the many ways to change the surface of fabric.

YOU WILL LEARN : The qualities of different fabrics, what they are best used for and how to source them.
How to come up with a design and design placement
Making a pattern repeat
Dyeing flat fabric versus dyeing ready-made items.
Using shibori as a basis for textile design
Basic heat set sculptural shibori techniques to mould your fabric.

TIME : Sunday 11am till 2pm

BRING: No equipment is needed however you are welcome to bring anything you want to dye, in a pale colour, preferably cotton, linen, hemp or silk. Plastic bags to take home any damp pieces.

WEAR : Comfortable, non-precious clothes and a smock or apron.

Beginners welcome! No experience required. All instructions, materials, and equipment are provided. Just show up and enjoy!

Gift Vouchers are available here
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Bookings are made online (www.shibori.com.au) Alternatively you can call us on (02) 9560 0997 Monday to Friday 10am till 4pm. Full payment is required to reserve a place in any class.

A reminder email will be sent to your nominated email address a few days before the class. If you can’t attend a class for any reason, refunds are not available– but can be transferred with 14 days' notice. We have a class minimum are 6 people and in the event, we don’t make them you be offered a refund or class transfer. If we need to cancel a class, we may do so at any time before the class begins. We will offer a full refund or you can choose an alternative class that suits you. Upon purchasing a place in any of our classes you agree that we are not responsible for any theft or injury that could occur on our premises or in our workshops. This website is owned and managed by Pepa Martin and Karen Davis of Shibori, Shop 30D Salisbury Road, Stanmore NSW 2048 AUSTRALIA. – Shibori will never share any information with a third party, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, and if you wish to unsubscribe at any time, please email info@shibori.com.au.