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Early Bird!

Embroidery, Sashiko, Mending All Around the World

$150.00

Price includes 6 hours of class. Early Bird ends 08/17/22 A $35 kit fee will be collected in class.

An in-person class with Sandra Chandler

Nov 13, 9:00am-12:00pm; & 1:30-4:30pm PST

During this fun-filled live workshop, you will discover how to use Sashiko stitching to create beautiful, innovative quilts, clothing, and DIY items and how to use the Boro mending method to repair damaged textiles.

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Description

Sashiko is traditional Japanese embellishment using a running stitch of heavy white cotton on indigo fabric. It is often stitched onto conventional American homemade items. We will start at the beginning with a pre-printed Sashiko fabric and threads. Discovering all about needles and thimbles is also part of the fantastic workshop.

Mending is a wonderful way to work with traditional Japanese Boro stitches as you transform torn or distressed garments, homewares, and other textiles into beautiful new fashions. We will work on mending holes and tears, completing two projects during the workshop.

A $35 kit is required. The fee will be collected in class. Correct change is appreciated.
Kit contains: Written Instructions, Fabric patches, Sashiko needle, Thread, and Use of Sashiko Templates Embroidery & Sashiko Patterns

Supply list
• Pair of jeans or any item you would like to mend
• Chalk or marking fabric pen
• Thimble
• Ironing Cloth
• Patchwork/Quilting Basics: Needles, thread, Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Tape measure, Seam ripper, Pins, Rotary cutter, Mat and ruler

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