Indigo Shibori Dyeing

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Status: Archived  
Indigo crops accounted for 1/3 of the low country exports prior to the invention of synthetic dyes. Come learn about the history of natural indigo dye and try a few basic Japanese binding techniques known as shibori. We will be dyeing cloth napkins, guests can also bring small specialty items, such as scarves, t-shirts, must be 100% cotton.

Indigo dye will permanently discolor clothes, please bring a smock, apron, or where appropriate clothing.

Registration Required.

Admission: $5
Parking fee: $5
Event Phone: 912-727-2339

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N 31.888583 | W -081.200883
Located 10 miles east of I-95 on Spur 144 (take I-95 exit #90).


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Fort McAllister State Park
3894 Fort McAllister Road
Richmond Hill, GA 31324 Indigo crops accounted for 1/3 of the low country exports prior to the invention of synthetic dyes. ...
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  31.888583
Fort McAllister State Park