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Class Name :

Class Date :

February 04 - February 11

Meeting Times :

Sun 9am–noon (2 sessions)

Class Location :

Room 203

Instructor :

June Hirano

Price :


About this Class:

Sashiko Stitching • TXJH181L83

This simple Japanese running stitch was traditionally used to stitch together indigo fabric scraps with elaborate patterns of tortoise shells or clouds. Students stitch traditional patterns and apply the technique to renew clothing, bedding, or interior accessories. Prerequisite: Ability to sew a running stitch. Supply kit includes sashiko needles, threads, pins, dishcloth, hand-outs. June Hirano shops in Japan and uses sashiko to embellish Western clothing with kimono kogire pieces and paste-resisted indigo cottons.

Supply fee: $10 paid to instructor

Artwork by June Hirano

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