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This program has been canceled. Ticket holders will be notified about credit and/or refund options.

Indigo and Shibori

Studio Arts Workshop

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Code: 1K00ZU
By Trisha Gupta

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Japan and India have a long history of using brilliant blue indigo dye to apply dramatic patterns to fabric. Get an introduction to working with this timeless natural color as you create one-of-a-kind silk scarves using the classic Japanese shibori resist-dyeing technique. Learn to produce geometric and organic patterns to fashion a beautiful scarf to accent any outfit or offer as the perfect hand-crafted gift.

The workshop is limited to 14 participants; all supplies are included.

Instructor: Trisha Gupta

One 5-hour session

S. Dillon Ripley Center
Room 3040
1100 Jefferson Dr SW
Metro: Smithsonian (Mall exit)