Japanese Craft Workshops

Kimono House teaches a range of stitches and craft workshops to inspire your creative interest.

We offer classes in sashiko, boro and other traditional Japanese crafts including temari and shibori.  Workshops can also be arranged for groups at your own venue.  To book into one of our classes please choose from our current program.

“MARU” Japanese Stitching 2-Days Winter Dates TBA

"MARU" Japanese Stitching 2-Day Class - 26 & 30 January Join us in the iconic Nicholas Building for a 2-day class in Japanese hand stitching inspired […]

“Mottainai” Slow Stitch 6 August

"Mottainai" Slow Stitch Join us for some relaxing craft time with Japanese slow stitching. Slow down the mind for this morning as you stitch your choice […]

Sashiko for Beginners 5 June

Sashiko for Beginners Join us for a morning class to teach beginners the basics of this very effective traditional Japanese needlework.  A great introductory start to […]

Temari Ball – Surface Embroidery – Spring Date TBA

Temari Ball - Surface Embroidery Learn how to surface embroider traditional Japanese decorative temari balls. Make a delightful gift or add a special touch to your […]

BORO The Japanese Slow Stitch 25 June

BORO - The Japanese Slow Stitch The Japanese word boro literally means rags – at one time in Japan when fabric was precious and never discarded, […]

Sashiko Stitching 1-Day Class 5 June

Sashiko Stitching 1-Day Class A relaxing and enjoyable introduction to sashiko, a traditional Japanese needlework class in Melbourne city. In the morning we cover the basics […]