Sashiko Coasters – Wendy Ray

  • Thursday – June 20, 2019
  • All Skill levels
  • Class fee 1/2 day $17
  • Kit $10.00

 

Sashiko stitching/Mending is a current rage among the DIY’s with new books coming out the past fall and spring. Sashiko stitching is one of Wendy’s obsessions and has been for 20+ years. You will learn some Sashiko history, along with the best type of needles and thread to use and the proper way to hold the needle when stitching. You will learn the traditional Sashiko way to start and end your stitching. You will be able to use the techniques learned for Big Stitch Quilting and/or Decorative Mending. Kit includes; 2 printed coasters, fabric, Sashiko thread, Sashiko needle, and a Sashiko thimble. $10.00  Each coaster finishes at 4 ½” x 4 ½”.