Workshops at The Pop Up
Mount Vernon, WA
July 25 - Lavender Wands with Sarah Wagstaff from SUOT Farm & Flowers
August 8 - Sashiko Embroidery on Denim
August 22 - Pom Pom Garland
August 15 - Macrame Plant Hanger
September 26 - Eyeball Garland
September 12 - Visible Mending with Indonesian Tenun
Macrame an Air Plant Holder
Take a trip back through the 70’s and learn how to transform rope and twine into a modern plant holder! You will learn the art of macrame, mastering foundational knots including the Lark’s Head, the square knot, and the half square spiral. Use your skills to create an air plant holder crafted from cotton rope with wooden bead accents. You will leave with your finished piece and the skills to keep knotting at home… once you start, you might not want to stop!
Air plants will be available for $5 each if you want to adorn your new project right away!
Sashiko Stitching and Mending
Wednesday August 21 6:00-8:00 at The Works Seattle - $50
Have you been lusting after all the beautifully stitched denim that’s been popping up in your social media feed? Learn to create your own stitch patterns in this sashiko and embroidery class. We’ll explore different stitch styles from different cultures to create beautiful patterns using only a couple easy to learn stitches. This class will show beginners how to get started and assist advanced stitchers by expand their stitch vocabulary.
In this class you’ll learn:
Basic hand-sewing techniques
How to create stitch patterns using a grid
The history of embroidery and Japanese sashiko