What’s it all about?
Sashiko is a striking style of Japanese embroidery, and Boro means rags – referring to the upcycled use of fabric. Come and learn Sashiko embroidery methods, and other stitches, to make a pair of personalised, detailed denim slippers.
All fabrics used in this class are reclaimed, repurposed and reused and provided for you. All equipment provided.
This class is suitable for sewing beginners. And yes! We accommodates different foot sizes!
What will we cover?
In this hands on class we will cover basic Kantha and Boro principals and provide you with the materials and supportive instruction to create your own pair of personalised slippers.
- Wheelchair Accessibility Venue
- Quiet Spaces
- Discounted Early Bird Tickets
- Free Tickets for First Nation Attendees
- Auslan Interpreter Upon Request
- Gender Neutral Bathrooms
Who will be teaching?
Robyn Bunting is a reuse, repurpose and remake enthusiast who is the owner of : The Nicholas Building called ‘Harold and Maude‘ on level 2 of the Nicholas Building that focuses on recycling, repurposing and remaking. She has spent 35 years working in Theatre, film and television industry making all sorts of things using sewing technique of all types.
Photo by Laneway Learning of teacher’s own
Questions about the class? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org