BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.2200@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20100327T000000Z DTEND:20100327T000000Z DESCRIPTION:This half day workshop will introduce you to three basic tradit ional <em>shibori</em> techniques-<em>makiage</em> (stitched and bound)\, <em>itajime</em> (fold and clamp)\, and <em>arashi</em> (pole wrapped) shi bori on silk. Traditional and contemporary samples from Shibori Girl's col lection will be on hand for observation as well as many favorite books on the subject from her library. \n \n Using a non-toxic cold water dye for s ilk that needs no chemicals or heat to set the dye\, we will concentrate o n applying these techniques in inventive ways that will inspire you to fur ther study of this creative form of surface design. All these techniques c an be applied to fabrics other than silk (cotton\, linen\, etc.) in additi on to dyes of all kinds. Discharge work will be discussed but not attempte d due to the limitations of the workspace. \n \n This class is for beginne rs and beyond\, the inventive nature of shibori allowing for practitioners of all levels to learn\, create\, and be inspired. \n \n This is a hands on class--please wear studio attire. \n \n Materials student should brin g to class include: small scissors\, seam ripper\, thimble (if desired)\, and a notebook for jotting down any information you deem important. Minima l handouts will be provided. \n \n $35 Japanese American National Museum m embers\; $40 non-members\, an additional $25 materials fee (cash only) wil l be collected at the beginning of class\, admission is included. RSVP ear ly by calling 213.625.0414\, 25 students max. \n \n For more information a bout Shibori Girl or to see some of her work\, go to <a href="http://www.s hiborigirlstudios.com/" target="_blank"> www.shiborigirlstudios.com</a> . SUMMARY:Shibori Class with Shibori Girl URL:/en/events/2010/03/27/shibori-class-with-shibori-girl/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR