In our Sashiko Mending class, you will learn about this beautiful, ancient Japanese embroidery technique which was originally developed to strengthen quilts and kimonos, and lengthen the life of textiles.
Let us walk you through the basics of using a machine, cutting fabric, and following simple patterns. You’ll walk out of class having completed a few simple projects, and more importantly, possessing the confidence to continue sewing on your own.
Water marbling is an ancient technique of lightly applying pigments onto the surface of thickened water in order to create beautiful, swirling designs that may be transferred onto a range of different surfaces such as wood, leather, fabric, and more!
Using natural ingredients, essential oils, and simple tools and accessories, you will learn how to produce personalized aromatherapy and skin/body care products that will keep you clean, fragrant, and most importantly, relaxed!
Learn how to work with the many vibrant colors that can be extracted from natural materials such as fresh and dried flowers, food waste, trees, plants, and more! You’ll have a chance to practice the bundle dyeing process on a few different types of fabric, including silk and cotton.
Learn how to assemble your kokedama plant and moss ball, using string to bind it together. You will take a crack at constructing two kokedama moss ball projects (one small and one medium) in this class.