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Introduction to Sashiko - Japanese Needlework

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  • Nunawading Library
    379 Whitehorse Rd, Nunawading VIC 3131, Australia

Discover the fascinating geometry behind traditional Japanese needlework.


This class is part of the Whitehorse Manningham Library's weeklong program of From Craft to Code events. Join Leanne O’Sullivan of Kimono House Japanese Textiles & Craft for an afternoon of hand-stitching. Leanne will guide you in this relaxing and enjoyable introduction to Sashiko, a traditional Japanese needlework technique. Sashiko is based on intricate patterns and geometric sequences.

All materials will be provided and no previous experience is required.


This Inspiring Australia initiative is supported by the Australian Government as part of National Science Week.