‘Aizome, The Craft of Japanese Indigo-dyeing’ Exhibition

This exhibition brings together highly skilled artists whose works show the respect for tradition and spirit of innovation, in a variety of materials including textiles, leather, paper and pearl.

May 11th – July 28th 2023

Embassy of Japan London, 101-104 Piccadilly, W1J 7JT

‘An indigo journey’ talk

This talk by Luisa Uribe will takes the audience through more than 10 years of dyeing, learning and working with indigo. From her apprenticeship in Vietnam, her time  learning about traditional textiles in Japan, through learning local techniques in India and finally building an indigo garden in the UK. Various dates:

Painting with Indigo on cloth Workshop

A workshop dedicated to learn how to paint on fabric with indigo pigment and soy. Various dates and venues:

Sowing Crafts, Indigo Garden London, 2021

Indigo garden London presents Sowing Crafts, a project supported by Waltham Forest Council that offers a full programme of indigo workshops, harvests and community visits in Walthamstow.

For more information @london_indigo_garden

Indigo Garden London, 2020. Walthamstow E17

Co-founded London’s first Indigo garden! A space to promote sustainable indigo growing and dyeing. Offering a full programme of workshops and community events each growing season.

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Indigo Blue Exhibition 2020, Tokushima, Japan

‘Curious’ a series of sculptures by Luisa Uribe will be on display at the ‘Indigo Blue Exhibition 2020’ (藍色展2020) alongside other local and international indigo artists. The exhibition, organised by the Tokushima Prefectural Government will run at the following dates:

18-26 January 2020

Bunka no Mori, 21st century building, Tokushima city, Japan, 770-8070


Indigo Masterclass, Gran Canaria, Spain

Luisa will be running an indigo workshop in the beautiful island of Gran Canaria focusing on indigo from seed to dye. Participants will learn how to make an organic indigo vat as well as to paint with indigo pigment on fabric.

27-28 July 2019

Telar de San Francisco, Telde, Gran Canaria

Bunka no Mori, 21st century building, Tokushima city, Japan, 770-8070


The London Artisan 2019, London

Come and meet us in this curated marketplace full of handmade, organic and sustainable goods.

13-14 April, 11:00 – 18:00

Free entry

Old Truman Brewery, London, E1 6QR (Ely’s Yard off Hanbury Street )



One to One / Group classes. If you’d like to know more bout indigo dyeing, maybe you’d like to set your own indigo vat or…