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7 Helpful Hints for Successful Shibori Sewing

Today I am going to outline some very basic and useful tips for helping to make your shibori sewing easier and more successful. This is based on my …

Lab Girl

Acclaimed scientist Hope Jahren has built three laboratories in which she’s studied trees, flowers, seeds, and soil. Her first book is a revelatory …

Resources to go with Magpies Magazine 📚 - amurphy@katikaticollege.school.nz - Katikati College Mail

conversations about children's books. We aim to find and air conversations nobody has been able to have in the main media about children’s books.

<b>Author Sue Copsey explores the world of New Zealand Junior Fiction, discovering plenty of titles that are just as good as the internationals.</b><p><b>Our</b> …

Books

The 90 Best Books for Comedy Fans

Hey, it’s books! Books have a lot going for them. They make you look smart when you read them, people leave you alone if you’re reading one in …

Comedy

Children’s and teens roundup: the best new picture books and novels

Big names for small readers abound as summer creeps over the horizon, including Shirley Hughes’s new book for five- to eight-year-olds, <b>Ruby in the Ruins</b> (Walker), which vividly evokes a child’s view of the aftermath of war. After Ruby and Mum weather the blitz together, Dad comes home at last; but, …

Books

Sophie Mackintosh: 'Dystopian feminism might be a trend, but it’s also our lives'

“The novel is set in the future but it could be now, it’s not a million miles away,” Sophie Mackintosh tells me, in her soft Welsh lilt, sitting in an east London cafe. “Sometimes you scroll through Twitter and there is a horrible story like the Belfast rape case. You see a lot of really upsetting …

Books

Harisho Studio - sekka shibori

As part of a textile study tour, our group visited a true <i>rara avis</i> of Japan - the last remaining studio producing traditional <i>sekka</i>-style shibori …

Collection Development: Updating My GN and Manga Collection

Hello all, Collecting Comics is Ally Watkins’ column, but I’m co-opting her column for a brief moment to share with you how I’m going about …

Traditional Indigo Shibori Basics - A Dharma Featured Tutorial

Let's get started!<p>First we want to mix up our Indigo vat, as it needs to sit for about 20 minutes to settle.<p>Fill your bucket with warm tap water. Add …

Techniques

shibori handwork<p>In traditional shibori crafts, artisans have long been known to devise ways in which the handwork finds the most efficient route to …

DIY Shibori

Today marks HonestlyWTF’s four year anniversary. Four years! To celebrate, we’re revisiting the very first tutorial we ever featured on the site: …

This paper airplane simply floats. You don't even have to throw it https://t.co/WvZvhJlOgH

Shibori Circles with Patricia Freiert

Three days - three shibori scarves.<p><i>Click on any of the images to enlarge.</i><p>Minnesota is known for many things: rivers and lakes, blizzards and …

Shibori Indigo Dyeing Tutorial

Wednesday, July 3, 2013<p>Dyeing fabric with indigo is one of my favorite summer activities! Over the years, I’ve experimented with all kinds of …

Project: DIY Shibori Indigo Dying

This week I decided to try Shibori dying some fabric scraps. If you don't know what Shibori dying is, it is a Japanese form of dying cloth with a …

Honeycomb Shibori Tutorial

Dyed | :: Rowland & Chinami Ricketts

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Indigo Shibori Basics

Shibori is the Japanese term for tied and bound resist dyeing techniques. While modern Shibori is done with lots of colors and different fabrics, …

Pre-Reduced Indigo Instructions

<b>Pre-Reduced Indigo Instructions</b> Instructions<p>This specially formulated indigo is already 60% reduced, therefore, it allows you to use Soda Ash instead …

DAY 5 Shibori Process

Shibori Dying technique by Ysabel de Maisonneuve:<p>Equipement:<p>Rubber boots and gloves<br>Heat resistant basin<br>Apron<br>Dyes and salt<p><b>SHIBORI</b><p>Japanese term for …

A simple guide to generating a grass design in shibori stitch resist

Some of the most wonderful designs in Shibori are created from the simple running stitch through two folds of fabric – ori nui. It is simple to …

How This Guy Folds and Flies World Record Paper Airplanes | WIRED

Here’s how to build a paper airplane that will fly back to you on its own. All you need is a piece of printer paper. For real: https://t.co/G7vhxMeHRJ

Mind Meld: Books That Expand the Definition of Genre

The evolution of storytelling has followed us through the ages from fairy and folk tales to the vast variety of mediums now available to us.<p>As …

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