BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.2562@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20100807T000000Z DTEND:20100807T000000Z DESCRIPTION:\nThis half day workshop will introduce you to three basic trad itional&nbsp\;<em>shibori</em>techniques-<em>makiage</em>&nbsp\;(stitched and bound)\,&nbsp\;<em>itajime</em>&nbsp\;(fold and clamp)\, and&nbsp\;<em >arashi</em>(pole wrapped) shibori on silk. Traditional and contemporary s amples from Shibori Girl's collection will be on hand for observation as w ell as many favorite books on the subject from her library.&nbsp\;\n\nUsin g a non-toxic cold water dye for silk that needs no chemicals or heat to s et the dye\, we will concentrate on applying these techniques in inventive ways that will inspire you to further study of this creative form of surf ace design. All these techniques can be applied to fabrics other than silk (cotton\, linen\, etc.) in addition to dyes of all kinds. Discharge work will be discussed but not attempted due to the limitations of the workspac e.&nbsp\;\n\nThis class is for beginners and beyond\, the inventive nature of shibori allowing for practitioners of all levels to learn\, create\, a nd be inspired.&nbsp\;\n\nThis is a hands on class--please wear studio att ire.&nbsp\;\n\nMaterials student should bring to class include: small scis sors\, seam ripper\, thimble (if desired)\, and a notebook for jotting dow n any information you deem important. Minimal handouts will be provided.&n bsp\;\n\n$35 Japanese American National Museum members\; $40 non-members\, an additional $25 materials fee (cash only) will be collected at the begi nning of class\, admission is included. RSVP early by calling 213.625.0414 \, 25 students max.&nbsp\;\n\nFor more information about Shibori Girl or t o see some of her work\, go to<a href="http://www.shiborigirlstudios.com/" target="_blank">www.shiborigirlstudios.com</a>.\n\n SUMMARY:Shibori Class with Shibori Girl URL:/en/events/2010/08/07/shibori-class-with-shibori-girl/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR