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The Basic Tie-Dye Process
The History of Tie-Dye 1:16
Simple Steps for a Successful Tie-Dye Process 4:51
How to Mix Dye 4:27
Getting the Best Results
Other Materials Needed 3:18
How to Set-Up for Group Tie-Dyeing 2:07
Safety Issues and How to Address Them 0:59
Popular Tie-Dye Methods and Techniques
Alternative Tie-Dye Methods 2:49
Spiral Folding Technique 5:11
V-Shape Folding Technique 5:24
Accordion Folding Technique 3:01
S-Curve Folding Technique 2:23
Crumple Folding Technique 2:52
Advanced Folding Techniques 3:19
Prepping Before the Dye Process 3:37
Applying Dye For a Spiral Design 4:57
Applying Dye to a V-Shape Design 2:56
Applying Dye to an Accordion Design 4:32
Applying Dye to a Crumple Design 2:10
Applying Dye to a Bullseye Design 1:41
Applying Dye to an Advanced Design 1:50
Wrapping Up Projects
Cleaning Up the Tie-Dye Process 2:15
Washing Tie-Dye 3:43
Unlock Certificate: 5 Questions
2 PD Hours
1 Discover how to best teach tie-dye folding techniques such as accordion, bullseye, and crumple folds.
2 Explore strategies for effectively managing and organizing the dyeing process.
3 Learn how to incorporate color theory into a non-traditional medium.
Bring the magic of tie-dye into your art room with ease! In this Learning Pack, gain the confidence to introduce basic as well as advanced techniques of tie-dye Discover specific tips for what materials to use, how to prep fabric, and how to keep materials and dyes organized. No matter what level you teach, these videos and resources will give you solid approaches for incorporating tie-dye into any art room.
7. Media and Techniques
A. Selects best practices when teaching media and techniques to students
B. Scaffolds media and technique skills for students according to age and ability level
C. Designs opportunities for students to experiment with materials and skills
Connected National Visual Arts Standards
Anchor Standard #1: Generate and conceptualize artistic ideas and work.
Anchor Standard #2: Organize and develop artistic ideas and work.
Anchor Standard #3: Refine and complete artistic work.
Writer at AOEU, Middle School Art Teacher, and PRO Facilitator
Abby is a 7th and 8th grade art teacher in Omaha, NE. She focuses on creating meaningful experiences for her students through technology integration, innovation, and creativity.