Sashiko Workshop - Beginners
Sunday 18th October
-9.30am for tea / coffee with a 10am start - prompt - till 3pm
Tutor - Christine Hart
Maximum of 10 students (due to level 2 restrictions)
Kit included in the cost of the workshop - your choice of a Hana Fukin panel,
Your choice of 2 x 20mt Sashiko Solid Dyed Threads,
Pack of 2 Sashiko Needles.
Students will be given a brief history of Sashiko & Boro Stitching, before learning how to deal with the skeins of Sashiko Threads (especially useful for the 100mt skeins!) How to stitch the panels economically, so as not to waste too much thread, plus lots of other tips and tricks to stitch your Hana Fukin and what to turn it into afterwards. Plus an overview of Hitomezashi stitching.
Bring a basic sewing kit with you.
Cost $45 per person inclusive. Phone bookings can be made - 03 544 7832, a $10 deposit is required to secure your place.
Deposit is non refunable if you cancel and we are unable to fill your place, but refunable in full if we have to cancel for any unexpected reasons.