Jinze Art Centre, Shanghai, China, 24 Dec 15 – 09 Jan 16
Yoshiko Wada and Slow Fiber Studios offer a rare opportunity to work with three Japanese masters at the iconic Jinze Art Centre.
This textile program includes three distinct five-day intensive workshops. Dr. Yamazaki of Kusaki-Kobo Dye Studio will help explore natural dyeing techniques with a special emphasis on reds and purples. Mr. Murase of Suzusan, Arimatsu will delve into shibori stenciling, techniques and persimmon tannin dyes. Noted textile scholar and author Dr. Tomoko Torimaru will explore the art of meditative Tibetan tablet weaving. Participants can also opt for one-day immersive tours to appreciate local textiles and culture.