Calendar Pages -- Natural Indigo Workshop

November 17th, 2005 to November 19th, 2005

Natural Indigo Workshop

By Patricia Cheesman
Studio Naenna, Chiang Mai

The November Indigo Workshop at Patricia Cheesman’s Studio Naenna is timed to take place during Thailand’s festive Loy Krathong holiday.

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
  2. Mosquito repellant
  3. 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 2550 baht )
Availability : Maximum of 10 people

Studio Naenna Main Gallery
138/8 Soi Chang Khian, Huay Keow Rd.,
Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Transport : available to and from Adorn with Studio Naenna if requested in advance.

This is not a TTS group trip, so if interested, please contact Lamorna Cheesman directly at: