Mindful Making Indigo Social
Stuck in a rut? Shibori is perfect for those who tend to get “creatively” paralyzed. Shibori - a Japanese technique of binding, stitching, and clamping fabric to create patterns when indigo dye is applied - is a process that embraces the art of the unexpected. It is the play between structure and chaos, between planning and letting go where every outcome is a surprise. We learned many different shaped resist techniques such as shibori and itajime and quickly got busy with our hands in the indigo vats.