Elevated Gift Giving
You’ve taken the time to select or make the perfect gift for that special someone. Elevate your gift with a simple yet beautiful wrapping cloth by learning the art of furoshiki. Although used for thousands of years, furoshiki wrapping cloths are gaining popularity in the modern world. Sashiko pros Shannon and Jason show you how simple it is to make the cloth and how to embroider it using their easy-to-follow sashiko lessons.
In this class, you will construct traditional furoshiki and add some of Shannon and Jason’s favorite sashiko patterns. This class includes closed captioning and illustrative fly-ins to make your learning experience fun and much more accessible! These square-shaped decorative wrapping fabrics offer a sustainable alternative to ho-hum paper gift wrapping and can be reused repeatedly for wrapping or double as a wall hanging!
What you will learn
How to make your own furoshiki wrapping cloth
Uses for a furoshiki, including wrapping gifts and making impromptu bags
Understand the fabric, thread, and tools used to embroider your cloth
Garner an understanding of basic sashiko patterns and avoid common pitfalls with the guidance of Shannon and Jason
Includes access to course videos, downloads, the Creative Spark private community, and discussion with your instructors. Your course content does not expire.
Make Your Own Furoshiki: Sashiko Embroidered Wrapping Cloth
Learn how to make sashiko embroidered furoshiki wrapping cloth that can be used over and over again. Beautiful and eco-friendly, these cloths are surprisingly easy-to-make and perfect for wrapping gifts for the holiday season and special occasions.
Welcome to Furoshiki Class
1 Video 1 Text 1 Download
Marking the Furoshiki
Stitching The Design
Finishing and Wrapping
2 Videos 2 Texts