CLAMP DYEING ART KIT
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CLAMP DYEING KIT
The following materials will be included in this kit and you can also buy the workshop to learn how to clamp dye the beautiful silk stole in this kit
- 1 silk stole 55cm x 200cm
- Natural dye’s: Madder (about 100 grams) + Logwood (about 10 grams) plus alum (about 100 gm) for mordant
This kit has been put together by Jabbar Khatri
About the artist: Since the 17th century, the brother’s Jabbar and Abdullah Khatri's ancestors were practicing the local and ancient art of bandhani tie-dye. Today they work with 200 rural women on bandhani and are known far and wide for their innovation and exceptional work. Jabbar developed his innovations in bandhani to such a level that he was awarded the prestigious UNESCO Seal of Excellence in both 2006 and 2007. They have been working with clamp dyeing (itajime) techniques for the last 40 years in their workshop in Bhuj.