Sat, Dec 11|
Jo's Modern Thai
Shibori & Cocktails at Jo’s
Hosted by Mount Gay Rum at Jo’s Modern Thai, this event will celebrate sustainability in color both in fashion and in the beverage industry. Dominic Alling will be sharing cocktails and guests will learn the the ancient art of Shibori Dyeing with Indigo and create their own pieces to bring home.
Time & Location
Dec 11, 2021, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Jo's Modern Thai, 3725 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94619, USA
About the event
Join us to learn the technique of Shibori Indigo Dyeing and create your own unique pieces to bring home! Guests will receive a set of bandanas to dye, learn the basics of the Japanese art of folding and binding fabric, mix a vat of indigo dye together, and experience the magic of this ancient dyeing tradition! Dominic Alling will be sharing cocktails featuring Mount Gay Rum with a focus on sustainability, and light refreshments from Jo’s Modern Thai will be served.
What is Shibori?
Shibori is the ancient Japanese technique of folding, twisting, and binding fabric before dyeing it in a vat of indigo to create patterns.
What is Indigo?
Indigo is a dye made from the pigments of plants found in the Indigofera family. It has been used for thousands of years and across many cultures to achieve a range of beautiful blue hues.
Shibori & Cocktails