ONLINE: Indigo Dye At Home

ONLINE: Indigo Dye At Home (1 Day)

Level: Workshop

Price: LAC Members $95.00 / Non-Members $95.00

Lab Fee: $15.00

Class Description

Explore the history and techniques of Indigo dye. Learn how to apply shibori resist techniques to silk and cotton, build your own indigo bath, and see visual resources of this exceptional dye. Indigo can be messy and is not food safe, so please dress for mess and be prepared to work in a space that can get messy away from the kitchen. No experience is necessary.

No Class Available.

Student Information

Kit includes:

  • Indigo dye
  • Bucket with lid
  • Thiox
  • Some popsicle sticks and rubber bands
  • Some silk fabric
  • Some Cotton fabric

Students will need:

  • A space to work and make a mess
  • A tarp or plastic sheeting 
  • Reusable kitchen gloves, we recommend elbow length
  • Optional: clothespins
  • Optional: additional silk or cotton fabric, clothing or accessories


This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom (, and register your email address prior to your first class.

You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting code to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class. If you do not receive an email from your instructor or registered within 24 hours of the first scheduled class, please contact the front desk ASAP.

Class cancellations can happen if enrollment minimums are not met 2 days prior to the first class. If your class is canceled, you will be contacted via phone or email.

If your class comes with a required or optional kit:  All kits will be available for contactless pick-up the weekend prior to the session's start date. Please call before picking up to confirm that the kit is ready.