The Art of Slow Stitching
Ages: 16 - No Limit
Using a very simple, yet striking stitch, students will create baskets (coiled); pin weavings with fabric strips; Kantha (India) stitched designs and a small Japanese Boro (mended) cloth piece. Enjoy the melodic marking of time with stitch, and join in this ancestral and meditative art form. Create joyful craft, functional objects and art pieces.
What to Bring
Notebook and pen; If you prefer a thimble when hand stitching, please bring one. If you already own an embroidery hoop you prefer, please bring it. The material fee will cover all supplies, however you can bring additional, favorite fabric scraps; thick and sturdy wool yarn, string. or rope if you want. It is also recommended that you bring lunch.