Shibori Tie-Dye Workshop *In-Person*

Join us for an introductory workshop exploring the basics of shibori! Shibori is a traditional Japanese resist dye technique that uses a variety of textile manipulation methods to produce different patterns when the fabric is immersed in indigo dye. Experiment with tying, folding, stitching, compressing, and twisting fabric to create your own unique shibori masterpiece. Instructor: Lena Borovci

Sections

SHIB-SP24.01

Start Date

June 2, 2024

Time

10:00am

Location

CCAE

Cost

$120.00

Availability

4

Sunday, 10am - 2pm. Jun. 2

Tuition for this in-person section includes the cost of materials. The materials kit provided will contain a dye kit and fabric. Students are welcome to bring additional white cotton t-shirts to dye.



Instructors: Lena Borovci

Instructor

Lena Borovci

Lena is a Boston-based costume designer and stylist. Originally from Kosovo, she began her career at the National Theater of Kosovo in 2008. She earned a Master of Fine Arts in Costume Design from Carnegie Mellon University in 2013 and is the recipient of the USITT's prestigious Zelma H. Weisfeld Costume Design & Technology Award. In the same year, her work was recognized by the Costume Society of America with the Early Career Award of Excellence in Costume Design & Technology. Her most recent work includes designing Svadba for Boston Lyric Opera, the award-winning feature film Vera Dreams of the Sea and styling for multiple commercials. To see Lena’s work visit her website www.lenaborovci.com