Learn a new skill and shift into a mentality of "make-thrift-mend" with Gemini Handmade! Bring 1-3 garments and learn to patch your clothing using the sashiko patching method. Elyse Marie Welcher of Littlewingsdesigns will lead this class, where you will learn to patch garments using the traditional Sashiko patching method. A form of Japanese embroidery, sashiko stitch patching is a sturdy and beautiful way to revitalize favorite garrments from standard woven fibers, such as jeans, shirts, and skirts! This class will be hosted at the 136 S Division Space. Cost per participant is $25. Please bring 1-3 garments you would like to patch! Your workshop fee includes: -Embroidery floss to stitch up to three patches -selection of scrap fabrics to choose from for patching -3 needles for future patching -small instructional zine for future reference -2.5 hours of instructional time at the Parliament space Sign up to reserve your spot on our website, or stop in the shop and reserve your ticket in person! http://www.geminihandmade.com/shop/sashikopatchworkshop2018 Use our Facebook event link to RSVP and invite your friends on social media! https://www.facebook.com/events/1982051595441863/