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Introduction to Katazome (Rice Paste resist) & Indigo Dyeing – Hervey Bay


Event February 12, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

February 12, 2023 10:00 am - 1:30 pm $100 https://www.imprintcorner.com.au/shop/product/83207
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CWA Urangan Progress Hall. Pulgul Street Urangan
Pulgul Street, Next to the Dayman General Store
urangan, 4655 Australia
0466373216 www.imprintcorner.com.au
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Imprint Corner 0466 373 216 hello@imprintcorner.com.au https://www.imprintcorner.com.au/shop/product/83207

Learn the art of Katazome. Katazome is old school indigo dyeing. Katazome is a Japanese stencil dyeing technique. (“Kata” meaning “mold” and “zome” meaning “to dye”), using paste-resist process and stencils. Traditionally, it was often used to produce fabric for kimono. Katazome involves dyeing and printmaking techniques – whats NOT to love.

During this workshop, learn the basics of katazome, the preparation of the fabric and resist paste, the making of stencils, the application of the paste onto fabric, and the dyeing of the fabric in a natural indigo vat. Along with having access to stencils.