Workshops

Mud Cloth (Bogolanfini Modified) Workshop with Judy Dominic – 6 May 2017

Judy Dominic is visiting from Cincinnati, Ohio, and, for the second time, is running an exciting workshop in Mud Cloth at Meeniyan Art Gallery.  This is a workshop not to miss if you have any interest in dyeing and learning about local muds and what extraordinary designs they can make on cloth. Learn about the traditional method of bogolan fini, dying cotton cloth with mud, as well as how that process is modified two different ways in the Dominic version. During the workshop you will create your own story designs using local muds on cotton and other natural fibre cloth. Connect with the earth and gain an appreciation of the Mali culture. Beginners/intermediate dyers welcome.
Mud Cloth workshop student supply list  and Registration Form
Time: 9.30 – 4.00pm Cost $90  Bookings essential: email workshop@meeniyanartgallery.com.au
Bus. Hrs.5664 0101

Judy Dominac’s website:  www.judydominic.com

 

South Gippsland Shibori Society –  4 March,  6 May, 8 July 2017

South Gippsland Shibori Society, meets the first Saturday of every second month. Shibori is a traditional Japanese art that uses indigo on cloth to create intricate and beautiful designs. Cost is $15 per person, which includes the use of the Indigo dye bath, tools, refreshments and the facility. For details on what to bring, contact Meg  Viney-Bell, at meg.v@bigpond.com or phone 56642430 during business hours