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Kumihimo bracelets

Kumihimo

What do the Samurai and Geisha have in common?

Both required kumihimo to secure their clothing. Kumihimo loosely translates to “gathered threads.” Through different techniques, a person is able to gather many threads together to create a stronger cord. It is a form of braiding…Japanese-style. The technique has been around for more than 1,400 years and was in danger of being a lost art due to the mechanization of the processes. However, this technique is enjoying a recent surge in popularity with crafters.

Instructors

Poncey Acromond

Program Status
Open

Pricing

*Material Fee is extra. $20 materials fee payable to the instructor by cash on the day.

JCCC Member:
$15/day (+HST)

Non-Member:
$22/day (+HST)

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Schedule

Sundays
March 15, April 19, May 17
1pm - 4pm