Sewing, embroidery and accessories

Japanese Atarashii patchwork and Sashiko quilting with Janice Gunner

Ref: SLW08573

Suitable for all

£392.00

Summary

Learn two delightful Japanese hand stitched textile techniques: Atarashii - making versatile quilt-as-you-go patchwork units, which can be turned into a variety of useful items; and Sashiko - a quilting technique traditionally stitched in white thread on indigo coloured fabric. You are shown traditional examples and then contemporary ways of using the techniques.

Tutors

Janice Gunner

Janice Gunner is a stitched textile artist, specializing in Shibori dyeing, piecing and quilting techniques. She has always sewn and studied textiles as a mature student and holds City & Guilds in Patchwork & Quilting and the Diploma in Stitched Textiles. Janice has 27 years' experience of teaching at many levels, both nationally and internationally. She is author of two books; Shibori for Textile Artists and Liberating Log Cabin.

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