Manga Cross-Stitch in London July 2009
Date: 2009 June 11 16:33
Posted by Joe
Fans of manga and cross stitching in London should head over to The Japan Foundation on Wednesday 1st July 2009, where Helen McCarthy will be present a unique event focusing on cross-stitch designs inspired by Manga and Anime, there will be a fun workshop too!
Press release as follows:
Stitched Up! From Sashiko to Manga
1 July, 2.30pm/6.30pm
Distinguished Manga/Anime expert and author of the newly published book Manga Cross Stitch, Helen McCarthy, will present a unique event focusing on cross-stitch designs inspired by Manga and Anime, discussing how the graphic imagery of Manga and Anime can be interpreted in textiles. There will also be the opportunity for participants to create their own cross-stitch pieces with Helen's guidance.
This event is free to attend but there is a £3 fee to cover the cost of workshop materials, payment is by cash on the day.
Venue: The Japan Foundation
Russell Square House
10-12 Russell Square
London WC1B 5EH
This event is free to attend but booking is essential. To reserve a place, please email the title of the event you would like to attend, along with your name and those of any guests, to firstname.lastname@example.org. For this event, please also indicate whether you would like to attend the afternoon or evening session.
Source: The Japan Foundation