Shibori is the Japanese term for the dye-resist technique of binding, clamping, or gathering cloth to create unique individual designs on fabrics.

One of the oldest techniques in Japan, it uses a variety of ways to  hand-dye natural Indigo into organic fabrics, creating intricate designs using stitching, folding, clamping, twist and tying, into  beautiful patterns  that Shibori is known for

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Helena Geiger - Shibori Workshops

Learn the various Japanese techniques used to create beautiful hand-dyed Shibori fabrics dyed in Indigo Dye..

Helena Geiger - Shibori Workshop

Take home your very own beautiful hand-dyed Indigo fabrics in organic intricate designs using stitching, clamping and tying techniques.


Shibori Workshops

I can customise workshops for your group, organisation or corporate team building events. Some examples…

Batik is a wax-resist art form that has been practised for centuries in Indonesia, Java, Sri Lanka and in many other countries around the world.

Workshops introduce participants to this unique meditative art form and guide you through the processes of creating individual designs on fabrics that you can take home and use for cushions, artwork or any creative sewing projects. Learning how to use a traditional canting to draw designs on fabric with hot wax to create a resist and how to apply & prepare reactive dyes to dye your fabric.

See the technique to get the idea in this video of  Helena demonstrating wax-resist batik technique.

We can customise workshops for groups, organisations or corporate team building events. – enquire here

Helena Geiger - Batik Workshops


Helena Geiger - Batik Workshops


Helena Geiger - Batik Workshops


Helena Geiger - Batik Workshops


Batik Workshops

I can customise workshops for your group or organisation. Some examples…

Basket Weaving

Learn to weave using Hand Dyed Raffia, create your own beautiful baskets, jewellery or wall hangings. 

 Slow down, connect and enjoy this beautiful creative experience. 

Weaving Workshops



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