Learn the Art of Visible Mending!

This Earth Month instead of tossing that old shirt or skirt, turn them into something unique. Hghlight your mending and celebrate your "new" clothes. The Shop is offering a three part beginning series on the art of visible mending by hand:

  • Apr. 16: Sashiko Stitching
  • Apr. 23: Boro Patching
  • Apr. 30: Embroidery Mending

Sign up for all three events or just one. Please bring a piece of clothing that needs to be mended or decorated for the April 23rd and April 30th events. Previous knowledge of basic hand sewing is recommended.

All students must complete a Maker Waiver Agreement prior to participating in this class.

Registration is required. Ages 18+. If you are registered but are unable to attend, we ask that you cancel your registration using the link found in the registration email.

For more information please contact 703-228-7718 or email LIB-Makers@arlingtonva.us.

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 Show more dates
6:00pm - 7:30pm
The Shop
Central Library
Events for Adults
Maker > Arts and Crafts Maker > Shop Class Sustainability and Environment
Arlington Public Library

Registration is required. There are no seats available but a waiting list is available.

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  • Phone: 703-228-5993
  • Email: Jberg@arlingtonva.us