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Furoshiki: Gift wrapping with scarves

14 December @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

£12.50

OVERVIEW

Furoshiki is the Japanese art of carrying clothes, goods, and other items with a simple piece of fabric. It’s a perfect, eco-friendly gift wrapping alternative for the festive season.

Local food photographer and vegan blogger PK Whalen will teach you how to use scarves and fabrics to wrap your holiday gifts in this unique fashion. You’ll learn several basic wraps as well as petal wraps, and how to turn a scarf into a quick shopping bag.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO BRING

  • Gifts you’d like to wrap such as books, boxes, bottles of wines, tins, hamper related items, and the like.
  • Scarves (square-shaped are best) and fabrics with different patterns or colours on each side will work beautifully for this craft. If you don’t have any scarves, hit the charity shop for pre-loved pieces.

REFRESHMENTS

Tea and coffee will be provided.

TIMES

The workshop will run for approximately two hours. 10am – 12 Noon

TRAVEL

By Car: There is free parking on site, once in Uttoxeter, please follow the brown signs for the Strawberry Garden Centre

By Bus: The nearest bus stop is located directly outside the centre car park on the Bramshall Road.

BOOKING

Please book early as places are limited and given on a first come, first served basis. Please note, a booking fee applies and is included in the price of the ticket, which is charged by (and paid directly to) Eventbrite for the use of their booking system.

Details

Date:
14 December
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
£12.50
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/furoshiki-gift-wrapping-with-scarves-tickets-69172756577

Organizer

The Globe Foundation
Email:
info@globefoundation.org.uk

Venue

Globe Eco Centre
Strawberry Garden Centre Estate
Bramshall Road, Uttoxeter ST14 5BE United Kingdom
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Phone:
01889 560986
Website:
https://globefoundation.org.uk