Sashiko Stitching

1-Day Studio Class with Sue Spargo

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Learn the art of Sashiko and Boro stitching!

Explore the history of traditional Japanese embroidery and how it has developed over the years. Experiment with different techniques used for Sashiko through the use of stencils, pre-printed panels, and a variety of Sashiko threads.

In this class, you will:
  • Learn about the history of Sashiko and Boro stitching
  • Discuss how the art has developed over time
  • Experiment with different weights of Sashiko thread and what they are used for
  • Using a combination of techniques, create a sampler that can be finished into a pincushion, bag, pillow, and so much more!
  • Two different weights of Sashiko thread
  • Sashiko needles
  • Wool, linen, or cotton to stitch on
  • Chalk pencil
  • Sashiko stencil
  • Pre-printed Sashiko panel

Cancellation Policy for Classes and Events

Cancellation fees reflect the cost of registration, staff, instructor contracts, material acquisitions, and other services. This policy applies to all registrants, regardless of the reason for canceling. We encourage you to take our cancellation policies into consideration before registering for classes.

If you need to cancel your registration, you have the following options:


Registrants who cancel their enrollment in a workshop held in our Ohio studio may make a one-time transfer to any other workshop held in our studio.

  • Transfers may be made either in the current workshop season, or any workshop in the following year. Transfers must be made more than 30 days prior to the workshop.


If you prefer not to transfer your workshop registration, the following fees apply:

  • More than 60 days prior to the workshop, refund of your deposit minus a 20% cancellation fee.
  • Less than 60 days prior to the workshop, no refunds will be issued.


Registrants are able to send someone in their place into the workshop for no additional fee. In this case, no refunds will be issued, payment arrangements are the responsibility of the original registrant if needed

Class is held in our Ohio Studio located at 3755 Boettler Oaks Dr, Suite B, Uniontown, OH 44685. Class is held from 9am to 4pm, Thursday, June 20.

Coffee and tea are provided, as well as use of our fridge and kitchen. Lunch will not be provided, please bring a bagged lunch or plan accordingly!

Supplies are available for purchase in-store during class if not purchased ahead of time.

For suggestions on hotel accommodations or any other questions/concerns, contact Abby at or call 330-899-9454 ext. 114.

Date & Time
June 20, 2024
9:00 AM 4:00 PM America/Toronto

Sue Spargo Folk Art Quilts

3755 Boettler Oaks Dr Ste B
Uniontown OH 44685
United States
+1 330-899-9454
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