Sat 09th Nov, 2019

6-day Indigo Fermentation Workshop with Aboubakar Fofana

Umajati Retreat - Jalan Subak Uma Petulu Lebah, Ubud 80571
Sat 09th Nov, 2019 - Tue 12th Nov, 2019
08:00 am - 06:00 pm

Limited to 12 people

This intensive workshop focusses on Aboubakar’s speciality, the fermented West African indigo dye-vat, made using whole indigo leaves and fermented over a week to produce a dye of unmatchable colour and fastness. Participants will both dye with a pre-existing fermentation vat and prepare a new fermentation vat. They will also learn how to prepare and use powdered fructose (quick vat) indigo, mineral mud-dye, and tannin dyeing.

Price : USD $1,795 - $2,245