Inside Jo.B Textile Studio is currently running Autumn 2018 Season of Workshops, also selling at Markets around Sydney and Newcastle of NSW Australia.
The first Saturday of every month at Civic Park in Newcastle is an amazing artisan The Olive Tree market for lovers of design and incredible quality hand made creations plus delicious food. Inside Jo.B has been there for the past 2 and half years showing and selling her one of a kind designs with great support from the Newcastle community. The next market will be back in August for new season Inside Jo.B... Come check it!
Come join the Shibori Indigo Dyeing workshop for a wonderful social and creative evening. Learn basic methods of this Japanese resist technique expanding your textile knowledge. By also using items from around your own home you can make unique patterns that you can carry on creating into the future.
The deep blue of Indigo Dyeing is pure magic especially when you can learn how to set it up in your own home to revamp clothes and furnishings, or even a way to keep the kids entertained!
At Workshop Aus in Redfern learn with Jo.B how to create basic Shibori pattern repeats from 10am-12.30pm at there studio for $90 which includes:
• tools, gloves and material clamps, pegs, string, etc
• test pieces unbleached cotton fabric
• 100% cotton scarf, 45 cm x 180 cm
• plenty of natural indigo dye
Very excited to be sharing the Forage, Flower and Fold Natural Dye Workshop on Sunday the 24th June at The Lock-Up in Newcastle from 11.00am - 1.30pm incredible gallery and art space in Hunter Street.
Using foraged flowers, leaves, food waste and bark, leaves and materials around your home to create earthy pinks, golden oranges, soft blues, sunshine yellows, light browns, smokey greys. Using the technique to bundle eco dyeing to create a printed array of water colour effect on silk scarves provided (42x160cm), plus unbleached cotton to other experimentation and techniques.
So many possibilities and this workshop will introduce you to learn basics of natural dyeing easy mordants and how you can set this up at home.
Click link below to find out more and book your spot!