Tie & Dye Workshop
Dali, Yunnan, China
Learn about the traditional folk crafts of the Bai people in this Tie & Dye Workshop. The workshop takes approximately 1.5-2 hours to complete.
Tie-dyeing has its origin in the central plains of ancient China since as early as one thousand years ago. Tie and dye requires an extensive process including brushing, snagging, soaking, dyeing, drying, splicing, rinsing and so forth, making use of natural plants as dye elements (e.g. indigo, radix isatidis and mugworth grown from Cangshan Mountain).