UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

TWO TE-KUMO SHIBORI WORKSHOPS!

One is In-person: Dates: Tuesday, June 7 and the second date to be determined by participants.

Time: 9am – 4 pm

9 Main St., Bowdoinham, Maine

One is on Zoom! Thursday, June 9 and Thursday, June 23 Time: 3-6 pm 

DETAILS FOR BOTH: SEE BELOW

TE-KUMO SHIBORI IN-PERSON WORKSHOP

This workshop will introduce you to the traditional method of making Kumo Shibori “te kumo”.  

You will produce five different Kumo types that are absolutely stunning.  You will also learn different ways of dyeing these patterns to create other gorgeous results.   

We will be using an indigo vat to dye different types of fabrics: cotton lawn, silks, linen, etc.  

This workshop will be two days. The first class will be the instructional class. The second class you will share your work and a discussion and Q&A time.      You will also learn some simpler ways of creating circular designs.  If there is time, you will try tesuji shibori.

*The workshop will be from 9 am- 4 pm.

*After you have registered, I will send a supply list and information to prepare you for the workshop.  To register send an email to: artisticendeavors.goddu@gmail.com

Cost:  $280   Payment may be made through Zelle (207-751-7765)

or by check to: 

Kathleen Goddu, 54 Raymond Rd., Brunswick, ME 04011

TE-KUMO SHIBORI ON-LINE (ZOOM)

Te Kumo Shibori – Zoom Workshop

Dates:  Thursday, June 9 and Thursday, June 23 Time: 3-6 pm 

The description of this workshop is the same as the in person. However, you will need your own indigo vat or another type of dye.   You will be using different types of fabrics, cotton lawn, silks, linen, etc.  

This workshop will be two days. The first class will be the instructional class. The second class you will share your work and there will be a discussion and Q&A.      You will also learn some simpler ways of creating circular images.

*The workshop will be from 3-6pm EST, two weeks apart, to give you time to work on the techniques and get the pieces dyed.

*After you have registered, I will send a supply list and information to prepare you for the workshop.  To register send an email to: artisticendeavors.goddu@gmail.com

Cost:  $45 Please email me through this website prior to payment as the class will run only if there are at least 6 students. Payment may be made through Zelle (207-751-7765)

or by check to Kathleen Goddu, 54 Raymond Rd.,  Brunswick, Maine 04011

PAST WORKSHOPS

Katano Shibori workshop: Zoom March 17 and April 7, 2021

Arashi Shibori: March 2021

Fiber College of Maine (www.fibercollege.org)

September 4-8, 2019

Katano Shibori and Decorative Sashiko

Fiber College Of Maine  (www.fibercollege.org)

September 4-8, 2018

Shibori-Discharge

Decorative Sashiko

Sashiko

March 19 & 20, 2016: Sashiko, An Introduction

September 2015: Presentation to the members of the “Southern Maine Chapter (SOME) of the Embroiderer’s Guild of America, Inc.”

July 2015: Sashiko Presentation- Kaleidoscope Quilt Chapter of the Pine Tree Quilt Guild


Shibori

March 2016: Itajime and Arashi

April 25 – 26, 2015 and July 16, 17, & 18, 2015: Introduction to Stitched Shibori Techniques

May 2014: Shibori: An Introduction to Japanese Shaped Resist Dying

March 1 & 8, 2014: Introduction to Shibori

March 2014: Japanese Culture Weekend, Bath, Maine – Dye workshop for Children

February 28, 2014: “Lift Your Spirits this Spring” – Shibori

April 20 & 21, 2013: Shibori: an Introduction