Sashiko Sampler


Friday, 9 am to noon, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Instructor: Anita Nwaobilo

Level: All Levels


Course Description:

Sashiko (pronounced sash (i) ko with i  almost silent) is an ancient Japanese method of stitching originally used to reinforce work clothing. A running stitch is used to make small white stitches on indigo cloth. Patterns are derived mainly from nature and form a decorative effect used in present day in quilting and embroidery.

This class is an introduction to various sashiko patterns, stitching with white sashiko thread on stamped indigo cloth to complete a sampler which can be used as a table mat or a folding cloth.

The finished work will be 20 x 20 inches.

Course Cost:

$65 class fee + $45 kit fee
(Save $5 by registering by August 12, 2017)

To register, please go to the Registration Page.































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