Join Sue and Colleen at Indigo Niche for hints and techniques on the gentle art of Sashiko and Boro stitching.

The three daily one-hour classes and free demonstrations are ideal for all skill levels.

10.30am and 2.30pm: How to Stitch Boro. Learn the technique of Boro – a fun process designed to repair, design and make a piece of art – many options will be discussed where you can use your scraps to recycle. Ideal for beginners!

Class duration: One hour. Kit cost $20, including scrap pack, needle and Sashiko thread.


12noon: Come Join Sashiko Hint Corner and see new pre-stencilled Sashiko panels with exclusive designs, tools to make Sashiko a joy to do and ask any Sashiko-related questions you may have – see a small trunk show of products and samples – IT’S FREE!

1pm: Learn the Therapeutic Art of Sashiko Stitching.Learn how to stitch one of a set of six Sashiko coaster sets… do one in class and have five more to complete at home. It’s a quick, easy project, ideal for beginners! Class duration: One hour. Kit cost $30.

Includes panel of six plus Sashiko thread and Sashiko needle plus instructions.

To pre-book and secure your preferred class and day please email or visit Stand B16 at the fair.