ONLINE Visible Mending for Denim Workshop
Join Erin Eggenburg for an information packed, sashiko inspired visible mending for denim workshop. Learn how to visibly mend by hand using a rhythm and pattern of stitches. This is a fun workshop for beginners and seasoned hand stitchers alike with an interest in how mending can be both functional and beautiful.
This 2.5 hour workshop includes:
-a presentation of mending materials and how they are used in practice
-make your own patch with a hands-on tutorial to learn and practice stitching on denim
-an explanation of how to repair specific types of mends (crotch, threadbare, knees)
-an opportunity to ask questions about your specific repair
-denim patch for practice
-sashiko thread and pearl cotton
**For this workshop, you can opt to purchase materials for the workshop for a $10 fee, which will be mailed to you. The workshop kit includes: a denim square, mending transfer, instruction booklet, sashiko needles, beeswax tin, straight pins, safety pin, pearl cotton and sashiko thread (1 of each). ***
A couple of days before class, I will email you all of the details, including what to bring, the link to connect, and a printable outline for the workshop. You will also receive a reminder email the day before class.
Workshops are not recorded, but you are welcome to re-take whenever you'd like for no charge.
**If cost is prohibitive for you, please email me directly: email@example.com
Current Workshop Dates:
-Saturday, Sept 18th 11A-12:30P Pacific US/2:00-4:30P Eastern US
-Thursday, Sept 23rd, 3-5:30P Pacific US/ 6:00-8:30P Eastern US