In collaboration with Hiroko Aeno-Billson – a weekend of textile workshops, inspiring stories and wonderful Japanese food. You will leave with a hand-stitched double sided “furoshiki” wrapping cloth and a selection of indigo dyed samples for future stitch projects. Saturday 19 August – ‘Katazome’ and […]
I am really excited to see that the exhibition that I wrote about in the previous post is coming to Somerset House in London!! more info on the exhibition here I have two workshops on offer in April, inspired by ‘mottanai’ the Japanese concept of […]
I recently ran an Indigo Resist dye workshop, taking inspiration from my time in Japan, and wanted to make a piece that illustrated various techniques that could be do-able in a day.
stitched semi circles
sushi mat stripes
I recently spent a week in Japan, exploring ancient textile techniques and being inspired by indigo. It’s been a long-held dream to explore this beautiful country and although I only had a short visit I knew that this would be the first of many… My journey […]