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ULITA – an Archive of International Textiles

Gott Pattern Book

Tuesday Treasure: Textiles

Date: 9 October 2018 | Time: 12.00pm2.00pm

Join Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery for their monthly drop-in Tuesday Treasure event. This month’s event focuses on textiles, showcasing archives related to the textile heritage of the University, city and region. To mark the 150th anniversary of the birth Read more »
Bintan Titisari

Talk: A study of Indonesian stitch resist dyeing with Bintan Titisari

Date: 9 October 2018 | Time: 3.30pm4.45pm

Researcher and designer Bintan Titisari presents: A study of Indonesian stitch resist dyeing. Stitch resist dyeing is a long established practice in Indonesia, from the Sasirangan cloth produced in South Kalimantan province and Pelangi cloth in South Sumatra province, to Read more »
Stitch resist workshop activity at School of Design

Indonesian stitch resist dyeing workshop with Bintan Titisari

Date: 30 October 2018 | Time: 1.00pm5.00pm

Join researcher and designer Bintan Titisari for a hands-on workshop introducing art of Indonesian stitch resist dyeing. Indonesian textile making is part of a long-established tradition. Stitch resist dyeing has been used in making traditional cloths regions across Indonesia, including Read more »
Indonesian batik fabric, 20th century.

An introduction to batik

Date: 18 September 2018 | Time: 11.00am3.00pm

Join ULITA and the Drawing Room at Leeds Art Library for an introduction to batik, the art of decorating cloth using wax and dye. Starting at ULITA – an Archive of International Textiles you will discover traditional methods of batik and Read more »

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