40. Introduction to Sashiko Embroidery

Course Date(s) 
Feb 29, 2020
Saturday, 12:30-4:00
3.5 hours/1 day
6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes 
Feb 24, 2020
Costs 

$50 + kit fee $10 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Course Overview 

Spend a relaxed afternoon learning this beautiful and meditative form of Japanese embroidery. We will cover two styles of Sashiko (Moyouzashi and Hitomezashi) and also talk about some of the history behind this traditional craft. The sashiko kit provided will include instructions to complete either an envelope pillow or book cover sampler so that you can put your new found Sashiko skills to use!

Instructor(s) 

Linnet Finley

With a fine artist’s sense of colour, a problem-solver’s sense of design, and a tree-hugger’s commitment to sustainability, Linnet Finley of Linnet Bird Designs offers soft, colourful, innovative p