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Tsumami-Zaiku Jewellery Making Workshop

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Space2b Social Design

144 Chapel Street

Saint Kilda, VIC 3182

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Learn to make 'Tsumami Zaiku' inspired Jewellery Workshop

Learn the art of Japanese traditional craft, Tsumami Zaiku. This 3 hours workshop will provide you hands-on skills in fabric/material choice, basic techniques and step by step process to make a flower-shaped ring from square-cut pieces of upcycled cloth. Choose your favorite fabrics, make your own Tsumami Zaiku jewellery piece and bring home your very own unique jewellery piece.

About your Facilitator

Ayaka is a Tsumami Zaiku artist who was born in Japan and came to Melbourne to do a Masters degree in 2015. Ayaka is in the Space 2Fly program at Space 2b since last November to improve her products by incorporating the traditional Japanese art form of Tsumami Zaiku into a contemporary design. In this her first workshop, Ayaka will share her skills and knowledge of Tsumami Zaiku which helps you to continue making the intricate craftworks at home.


What you will learn

  • The traditional Japanese craft of Tsumami Zaiku (Tsumami means pinching, Zaiku means workmanship).

  • Overview of Tsumami Zaiku which has its roots in the sustainable society in the Edo Period, more than 200 years ago.

  • Japanese Tsumami Zaiku techniques, including 2 basic pinching skills. Intricate, beautiful and economical designs.

  • Tips for choosing fabrics and materials.


What you will get

All fabrics and materials to make your Tsumami Zaiku and tweezers.

What to bring

Your enthusiasm to learn! Please bring a small hand towel for wiping glue off..

Appropriate for

Beginners, 12yrs+



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This event is proudly held as part of the CraftCubed 2018 event run by Craft Victoria with Space2b a satellite site for the month of August.

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Space2b Social Design

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Saint Kilda, VIC 3182

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