Tag: kumo shibori

Kumo Shibori

Shibori, the Japanese technique for dying fabric has many forms with varying results.  In past articles I have written for this blog I detailed some of the techniques.  But before I go any further I wish to explain how silk reacts to dye, and why…

Commissioned piece is finished

Several weeks ago i was approached by a woman to hand dye a large wrap scarf to be worn over a black outfit on a trip she is planning soon.  The color palate was the browns and coral/orange family.  I ordered a large piece of…