American Women's Club of Zurich

Holiday Workshop Week: Japanese Silk Pine Cone Christmas Tree and Cards

 Registration is closed for this event

Date: Monday, November 19
Time: 11.00 – 14.00
Presenter: Lilli Makinson

pine cone 2We will make Japanese inspired Christmas ornaments using antique Japanese Kimonos and fabrics and pine cones. We will then use the leftover fabrics to make cards that can be re-used as frames for your pictures by the receiver. A lovely card as well as a present. "Mottainai" is a Japanese word meaning not to be wasteful of our natural resources and to make use of everything that we can". 

Having grown up in Japan, Lilli Makinson loves Japanese Antiques and Crafts. Nothing was wasted in Japan in the past, everything that could be recycled was. Later on after the Great Hanshin Earthquake her family moved to Shanghai where they established their own business manufacturing and selling Jewelry and Silk Creations. After 20 years she has moved back to Switzerland to be near her eldest daughter and her family. Lilli is a Spiritual teacher and a Traditional Japanese Reiki Master Teacher. "My passion is making jewelry from Power Stones and Crystals."

Note: Please bring scissors
Workshop Fee:
 CHF 30 for Members / CHF 40 for Non-members includes materials
Registration Deadline: November 16
Cancellation Deadline: November 16
Nov 19 2018 11:00   through   14:00
AWCZ Clubhouse
Höschgasse 38
8008 Zurich
Event Fee(s)
Member CHF 30.00
Non-Member CHF 40.00

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