Join textile artist Karlie Simring for a relaxing & informative session of mindful mending.
Learn key techniques to repair clothing by hand. Experiment and prolong the life of your favourite garments.
Suitable for beginners and experienced sewists.
About your teacher:
Karlie holds a Bachelors degree in Fashion and Textile Design and has worked in the industry for 25yrs. She is passionate about reducing waste and excited to share techniques to reinvent (extend the life of) your favourite clothes.
What you will learn:
Basic mending principals
What is included:
A full kit including Japanese shasiko threads & needle, and hoop
Exceptional tuition with 5 others in the class
Copious cups of tea and coffee
What you need to bring
Please bring item/s to mend - shirt/ jeans/ jumper/ cushion: anything that can be mended with a needle & thread
Your glasses, if you need them
Your lunch - microwave, sandwich press and fridge available. Or trot up to a local cafe!