Today we learnt the technique called shibori. This is a Japanese technique were you either fold the fabric, or what we did were we tied objects into the fabric and left it in a dye bath for roughly an hour, and when you remove the objects from the fabric, the fabric should keep its shape.

I tested this technique with coins, bolts and mini pegs. I photocopied the fabric before removing the objects, to show you the shape, and then took a photo of it, once I had removed the objects. I thought this technique was interesting, but don’t know where I would use this.


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