05 Organic indigo vats: shibori & resist printing with Julie Ryder

Explore different types of organic indigo vats, their maintenance and the many aspects of shibori in order to resist-dye with indigo – clamping (itajime), stitching (nui), pole-wrapping (arashi) and many other methods including resist paste printing and dyeing. Experimenting with a set of small samples, you will gain knowledge and understanding of the processes involved, allowing you the confidence to work more independently on a larger set project.
Julie Ryder is a textile designer and artist who has gained international recognition for her work. With a strong interest in natural dyeing, hand-printing and sustainable practices, Julie has taught widely for over 25 years, exhibits her work nationally and internationally and is the recipient of numerous awards, grants, art residencies and commissions.
Level: All | Cost: $745 + $40 materials

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Julie Ryder

Textile designer, artist and educator - Canberra ACT

Julie specialises in exclusive fabrics for interiors, fashion and homewares. She has gained international acclaim for her work which incorporates innovative mark making techniques together with more traditional methods of surface design and digital printing.

Course Level: Beginner
Course Fee (Adult): $745
Course Fee (Child): $
Course Material Fee: $40
Course Date/s:08-Jul-2019 12-Jul-2019
Current Capacity: Open

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