13 Sat. May dyeing class dyeing stuff turmeric
Turmeric has an effect of sterilizing and insect proofing.
Therefor it is common to be used for baby clothing, furosiki for kimono and hand towel.
Ninja filtered water through hand towel dyed with turmeric when they drink water river water.
This time I recommend you to dye large fabric for pillow, sheet and pajama.
You will get healthy during night.
Making threads class are ready to provide since this month.
In this class you can learn about making kudzu threads and cotton yarns more than you learned.
In the near future you will weave on the high loom using the threads you made.
September dyeing class
date Sep.9(Sat.) morning 9:30~12:30 afternoon 13:30~16:30
dyeing material Rose branches and leaves
color yellow , moss green , black color is different depend on mordant.
Dyeng class in February
date 2nd Feb.
part of morning 9:30~12:00
part of afternoon 13:30~16:00
material of dyeing safflower
effect blood purification period pain cold constitution backache
Hand spun cotton is amazingly dyed by safflower . It becomes very cute pink . You will gain feminacy power by the
color. This dyeing is usually done in just winter. Safflower dyeing liquid is pressed out from flower petals. So please carry a laundry net which has fine meshes to put the flower petals in it.
Dyeing class in January
Dyeing class in November 2016
Dyeing class in December 2016
The picture shows the kudzu thread dyed with logwood using tin for mordant
Effective for hemostatic, pain relief and antiseptic.
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Ooigawa Kudzu-fu Weaving Studio
5-1 Kanaya Izumi-cho Shimada Shizuoka
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