This is unlike your regular tie-dye summer class! Level-up your tie-dyeing knowledge in this Itajime Shibori Dyeing workshop, from learning the basics of dyeing to a small introduction to the Japanese art of Itajime shibori dyeing. Implement different pleating, blocking, and shaped-resist techniques to achieve one-of-a-kind hand dyed patterns. Learn the steps from preparing the fabric, mixing the dye bath, and folding variations. Each participant will have 3 yards of fabric to work on during the class!

The three-hour session will cover the following topics:

  • Supplies & Materials
  • Fabric Manipulation (Pleating, Folding and Blocking)
  • Washout
  • Designing and Application

No prior orientation or knowledge about dyeing is required.

Available session date for January and February at our Makati studio– Unit 302, 926 Pasay Road Condominium (Pamana-Languages Building), Arnaiz Avenue (Pasay Road, behind New World Hotel), Makati:

  • January 6, (Saturday) | 10AM to 1PM
  • February 24, (Saturday) 10AM to 1PM

Session fee is PHP 2,300. All materials will be provided. Each participant will bring home their dyed scarves and fabrics.
What to wear: Clothes you wouldn’t mind staining with dye. What to bring: Participants may also bring their own light colored (natural) fabrics (cotton, hemp, linen preferably) to dye.


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About the Instructor

18425209_10155722818898465_1588820188470242464_nYana Ofrasio ( @yana.ofrasio ) is a muralist, painter and a slow-fashion enthusiast. She’s also a Multimedia Artist and Graphic Designer and has been part of team CraftMNL for the past three years.








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  1. Kelly
    November 28, 2016

    I’d like to join the next one please

    • Yana Ofrasio
      January 31, 2017

      Hi, Kelly. We’ll be having one again this February 11, if you’re still interested. Thanks!