Indigo Dyeing

Cressing Temple Barns

Back To Events A bright, blue cotton bag with interesting patterns . You can make this.

Indigo, the colour between blue and violet in the spectrum, the colour both of ceremonies and our ubiquitous blue jeans. What is so special about it? Where does it come from? Why was it known as “The Devil's dye”? We will look at examples of indigo dyeing from around the world and talk about the different shibori techniques and how the indigo vat works. Then you will be invited to try out the stitching techniques on a sample piece of cotton. You will leave with a reusable cotton bag stitched and dyed.

Book online

Dates

Sorry, error in dates


Times

Sunday 8th September 2019

Who is it for?

For adults

Price

£45

How to book

Book here or call 03456 037 624

Latest events

Stance Fever - The Show!

Sunday 21st July 2019

Gelli Print cards

Sunday 22nd September 2019

Moth Night at Cudmore Grove

Friday 19 July 2019

The Greatest Showman at Thorndon South

Saturday 21st September 2019