All class kits include:
ˇ Mounted ro w/ drawing
ˇ All required threads
ˇ Rozashi needle
Ribbons: Traditional Patterns
Geometric patterns are found in all Japanese art. The patterns in this study can be found in imari plates, fabrics, paintings, on pottery, woven mats, ties for obis to name a few. The patterns to be interpreted in this study are the flax leaf pattern, nami, tortoise, and the ajiro zashi (a weaving) pattern. The colors chosen for this study are reminiscent of the dark blues and iron reds found in the very old imari designs. The background areas between the ribbons are pale peach in the jizashi stitch.
The kit materials are basic to Rozashi. Silk, mixed (brocade), and metallic threads are used. The ground is silk ro. The kit is complete with all supplies needed to complete the piece including the sticking paste.
Class time: 2 days
Technique: Rozashi: Japanese Needlepoint
Proficiency level: Beginner and Beyond
Kit Cost: $95.00
Fees are subject to change as the value of the yen fluctuates