This textile and stitching tour to Japan is designed and led by Jane MacDonald, focusing on sashiko, kogin, chiku-chiku, and indigo dyeing with visits to many textile related towns and establishments along the way.
The tour starts at 6.00 pm on Tuesday May 23, at Shinjuku Washington Hotel. The tour finishes after breakfast on Tuesday June 6, at Shinjuku Washington Hotel.
Jane MacDonald has been interested in Japanese textiles and crafts for over twenty years, developing a specialty in the craft of sashiko stitching and design. Initially drawn to the quality and detail in the workmanship of Japanese textiles, Jane now teaches sashiko extensively throughout Australia and internationally.
What is included in the tour price?
What is not included in the tour price?
Due to the constant changes in the COVID restrictions worldwide, we highly recommend that passengers wait to purchase air tickets until the following:
1. The tour reaches the minimum number to travel.
2. Prior to the due date of their final payment (three months before departure), we will notify passengers the travel status and the requirements for travel to their destination. At that time they may choose to proceed with the tour or not. If they choose to cancel they may apply their non-refundable deposit to any other Opulent Quilt Journeys Tour within 18 months.
Please note: If passengers purchase tickets and the tour is cancelled or moved to a new date, we are not responsible for any loss regarding their ticket purchase.
Shinjuku Washington Hotel (1 night)
Art Hotel Hirosaki City (2 nights)
Hotel Rich And Garden Sakata (2 nights)
ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Niigata (2 nights)
Hida Hotel Plaza, Takayama (2 nights)
Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo (2 nights)
Shinjuku Washington Hotel (3 nights)
For further information or to secure a place on this tour please contact:
877 235 3767
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