Don’t miss out on this amazing immersive SAORI weaving experience!
Stay at the stunning Shizuka Ryokan & Wellness Retreat, a traditional Japanese accommodation in the heart of Victoria’s Spa Country while you immerse yourself in the relaxing, creative art of Japanese SAORI weaving.
Learn SAORI weaving techniques, discover the freedom and meditation of the SAORI loom and enjoy the exceptional, authentic Japanese surroundings, food and culture to inspire your creativity.
This is an exclusive retreat focusing on SAORI weaving and serenity, an opportunity to learn and explore this Japanese weaving art form amidst gorgeous Japanese-inspired surroundings with a small group of like-minded creative souls.
Over the 3 days you will explore a range of SAORI weaving techniques, immerse yourself in colour and texture at the loom, learn the beautiful art of Sakiori cloth weaving, gain valuable tips and tricks for freestyle SAORI clothing design and be given space and solitude to delve into your weaving practice throughout the weekend. Whether you are a complete beginner to SAORI weaving or a seasoned SAORI creative, this Retreat is for you!
Dates: Friday 24th February – Monday 27th February 2017
Where: Shizuka Japanese Ryokan & Wellness Retreat, Hepburn Springs, Victoria
Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to delve into SAORI weaving with Prue Simmons – Japanese cultural specialist and one of only three accredited SAORI teachers here in Australia, surrounded by the beauty of Japanese culture and custom. What better way to immerse yourself in this unique Japanese artform!
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