Tag: japanese silk dying techniques

Woolfest is coming

Woolfest will be happening in June at Lake Farm Park. And I am teaching Arishi Shibori

So you do Shibori??? Arishi Shibori?

Shibori? what on earth? Is that some shy japanese person who is boring?  or my all time favorite “ah, its tie die !”   People seem to misunderstand the fine art of dying silk in the japanese tradition of Shibori.  Shibori (絞り染め Shiborizome?) is a Japanese term for several methods 

Shibori Silk Dying

Shibori is a japanese process of binding and hand dying silk. The process is simple, but time consuming. The results are spectacular.