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Shibori & Indigo Dye Workshop

Shibori & Indigo Dye Workshop

Duration:5 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Debra and Richard Hovel along with Kurt Cyr and Jay Zaltzman are founders and makers of Makerville Studio. We will be leading the workshop and helping attendees learn the art of dyeing with Shibori and Indigo. We love nothing more than sharing the joy of making something with your hands.
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What we’ll do

You will learn to create various dye effects folding, tying, wrapping, sewing and twisting fabric. We will provide 2 pieces or textiles- a scarf and a dishtowel as part of the workshop. You may bring a shirt or blouse, a bag, or another piece of clothing to dye. In addition we will have caftans, silk or cotton scarves, and tunics for sale so you can continue to dye and create. This workshop…

What else you should know

We will have some extra items available for purchase such as scarves, caftans and dishtowels. Attendees will provide their own transportation unless otherwise arranged with us ahead of time.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
snacks 2 textile objects to dye- a cotton scarf and dish towel.

What to bring

An additional t shirt, shirt or shorts you might wish to dye.
Lunch and anything special you want to eat or drink. We will provide water and snacks.
Bring an apron if you wish to protect your clothes from the dye.

Where you'll be

This workshop will take place at the Makerville Studio. The studio is located on the Palm to Pines Scenic Highway 20 minutes from Palm Desert. Makerville is a 10 acre retreat located in the middle of a national forest. A high desert forest.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

We will have some extra items available for purchase such as scarves, caftans and dishtowels. Attendees will provide their own transportation unless otherwise arranged with us ahead of time.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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Shibori & Indigo Dye Workshop
New experience
$89/person
New experience
$89/person