Design Textiles & Craft adults Courses

Shibori Tablewares

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Learn the various methods of Shibori, the ancient art of Japanese resist dyeing whereby dye is prevented from entering specific areas of cloth. Using natural fabrics such as silk, cotton, linen and wool, explore cold and hot water dyes. Discover the dynamic combination of resist dyeing and layering colour to create your own beautiful, unique fabrics.


  •  A materials fee is included in the cost of the course

What to bring:-

  • Apron
  • Sketchbook (A4 or A5)
  • Pencil, eraser, sharpener
  • Students will be required to purchase their own fabric for printing, this will be discussed in the first class

Tutor Roberta Leary

Roberta Leary knows textiles and colour. With over 25 years of teaching experience and success as a freelance designer specializing in hand painted and screenprinted textiles for interior design and fashion garments her classes are fun, colourful and inspiring.

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