Calendar Pages -- Natural Indigo Workshop at Studio naenna, Chaing Mai

September 14th, 2005 to September 16th, 2005

Natural Indigo Workshop at Studio naenna, Chaing Mai

The arrival of the rainy season in Chiangmai means that indigo plants are flourishing and are ready to be harvested. To share the experience of this September event with all who are interested, Studio Naenna has arranged an “Indigo workshop” September 14-16, 2005.

This event is not a TTS group trip, so if you are interested in registering for the workshop, please contact Lamorna Cheesman directly at:

StudioNaenna Main Gallery
138/8 Soi Changkhian Huaykeow Rd.,
T. Changpeuak, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50300
Tel: 66-5322-6042
Fax: 66-5321-7707

Transport : Available to and from Adorn with Studio Naenna if requested in advance.

Day 1:  Cutting Indigo plants and learning statistics and theory of growing indigo and vat preparation. Prepare an indigo vat together. 

Day 2:  Beat and sieve indigo. Indigo dyeing

Day 3:  Collecting indigo paste. Conclusion

Things to bring with you:

1.   A long sleeved shirt on day 1 for harvesting as the plants may irritate your skin, Gloves will be provided Mosquito repellant

2.  Items for dyeing in the indigo vat : one item per person of 100% cotton either one garment, a scarf or 2 meters of cloth. Fabrics for dyeing can be purchased at the Studio if required.

Price : 3000 baht per person. Lunch included
(students 2,550 baht )

Availability : Maximum of 10 people