Saturday 4th July 2020
This day is all about hand stitching and mindfullness combining BORO and SASHIKO. Boro is the age old Japanese art of mending textiles and is literally translated as rags or scraps of cloth. ... Sashiko is a form of embroidery, usually a running stitch, and is literally translated to little stabs. Working with a Boro box you will spend the day hand stitching,drinking tea and chatting with like minded people.
Working with a Boro box you will have theopportunity to create a nuiqur piece of textiles.
Requirments - Hand sewing kit, Scissors, Pins and any scraps of blue, white or patterend fabric you may want to incorporate in your piece. Blue, white, red embroidery thread (A small ammount is provided in the the box) and your lunch Lunch
Anne will provide drinks through out the day The workshop is held at Shed 76 1/2 and will run from 10am to 4pm.
Addition kits are available on line from The Bord Tart www.tartsart.co.uk