January 13, 2011

Handwoven Indigo Dyed Scarf Workshop (closed)

July 19(Tue.) to July 21(Thu.) 10:00-16:00
July 22(Fri.) 9:00-18:00

Tuition Fee: 33,000yen
Materials fee and bus trip fee included
Capacity: 5-10 students
Held in Japanese
*This workshop is intended for experienced weavers.

Application deadline: June 28(Tue.)


Dye a handwoven silk scarf with freshly picked leaves from the school's garden. On the last day we will go on a day trip to Miyama to see indigo artist Mr. Hiroyuki Shindo's studio and Little Indigo Museum.

Day 1 Preparation
Day 2 Weaving
Day 3 Weaving, Dyeing
Day 4 Day trip to Miyama


Kazuyo Yamakoshi
Completed the Life Art course in Oita Prefectural College of Arts and Culture in 1989. After studying textiles, she has worked at FONS(Chihaya Nakagawa) and Kuuru Koubou, and now has her own studio in Kyoto.

Special Judges Award, "Object of Light Exhibition"(1992)
Grand Prize, "Itami International Craft Exhibition"(2006)
Currently teaches at Kawashima Textile School and Itami Craft Center.


To apply, please contact us using our inquiry form or by email (kts(at)kawashima-textile-school.jp), and we will send you the application form. Please fill it in and send it back to us by June 28(Tue.).

Please let us know if you would like to stay at our dormitory during the course.

Please do not cancel. We may charge you a cancellation service fee.