- 12:00-1:00: Furoshiki
- 1:00-2:00: Embroidered Ornaments
- 2:00-3:00: 3D Needle Felting Basics
- 3:00-4:00: Catch-All Fabric Bowl
- 12:00-1:00: Tiny Terrariums
- 1:00-2:00: Furoshiki
- 2:00-3:00: Needle Felted Embellishing
Free Craft Demos
Creative ~ Eco-Friendly ~ Completely Re-useable. The team from the NEW Stitch & Sew Studio are teaching how to wrap holiday gifts with fabrics by using the art of Furoshiki! This traditional, Japanese art teaches you to wrap everything from Wine bottles to Books with beautiful fabrics. Fun, unique and creative – just in time for the holidays.
***GIVEAWAY – We’ll be giving away free classes at the Stitch & Sew Studio as well as a door prize for one lucky participant.
The Stitch & Sew Studio is a light hearted, creative studio for people of all ages, interests and skill levels. We’re located in West Seattle a few miles south of our fabric shop, the West Seattle Fabric Company. Our studio has open sewing, classes, & events like birthday parties and baby showers. Our Demonstration will be done by Jera Brandvig, one of our creative team members who also has a wonderful blog – Quilting in the Rain.
Design and make your own 3" embroidered ornament! Emily from Tako Fibers will show you embroidery basics and get you started. Then, you can choose from a provided pattern, or you can make your own. All materials are provided!
Emily Baier was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. She makes crewel embroidery kits from her home in Portland, Oregon, where she lives with her husband Ben and her old man of a dog, Saturday.
3D Needle Felting Basics
Needle felting is fun and addictive! Learn to make and embellish 3D wool objects using fiber and felting needles. You’ll have time to explore several interchangeable techniques to make unique jewelry pieces, small soft toys and replicas like fruits and veggies, or even free-form abstract sculpture.
Needle Felted Embellishing
Create your own tapestries, make a new design on an old sweater, or poke some extra cuteness on those thrift-store baby socks with the magic of needle felting! Supplies will be provided but feel free to bring your favorite fabric swatches to play with.
Catch All Fabric Bowl
We will be making a small and simple fabric bowl that will hold small trinkets, buttons, coins, hair clips and etc. A free kit will be provided for 12 people that will include everything you need to make one for you and one to give as a gift.