Sashiko Embroidery (Morning Series)

Textile Arts Center - Manhattan Studio

Monday, November 10, 2014 - Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Manhattan Studio 26 West 8 St New YorkNY  10011
Monday, November 10, 2014 - Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Manhattan Studio 26 West 8 St New YorkNY  10011

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What's Included

In this workshop you'll learn all the basics of Sashiko stitchingg, a traditional Japanese functional embroidery/stitching technique, which was used for mending and reinforce fabric. Through the use of mainly running stitch, with different lengths and alignments, an amazing array of patterns can be achieved. All materials for sample making and learning the technique are included. Any additional materials will need to be supplied by the student based on their vision. This class doesn't include access to free Open Studio. The Morning Series are short in-depth classes, focused on techniques and projects that students can easily continue exploring on their own, at their home (studio).

About This Organizer

Textile Arts Center aspires to unify and empower the textile community, and advocate for the handmade. 


Textile Arts Center (TAC) is a NYC-based resource facility dedicated to raising awareness and understanding of textiles through creative educational programs for children and adults. At TAC, we aspire to unify the textile community and advocate for the handmade by providing accessible, skills-based classes that reinvigorate engagement with traditional crafts. Techniques like weaving, sewing, and dyeing are practical, connective, and process-driven -- common denominators for designers, artists, and creative practitioners around the world. Because these activities are so widely used, they help to foster community and bring creativity back into our daily lives. They are part of our collective history and vital to our ongoing expressions of design, art, and culture. 

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Manhattan Studio 26 West 8 St New YorkNY  10011
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