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 Weekend – 2021 dates tba

"MARU" Japanese Stitching Weekend - 2021 dates tba Join us at for a weekend class in Japanese hand stitching inspired by a vintage piece from Leanne’s […]

Slow Stitch Recovery Sunday 28 March

Slow Stitch Recovery Join us for some relaxing craft time with Japanese slow stitching in Melbourne CBD. Slow down the mind and body for the afternoon […]

Sashiko for Beginners 21 August

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

Temari Ball – Surface Embroidery Saturday 24 July

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 Saturday 7 August

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 21 August

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 […]

Japanese Patchwork Quilting – returning in 2022

Japanese Patchwork Quilting Come along for a very enjoyable day with Jan Preston as she guides you in this relaxed one-day class creating a kaleidoscope of […]