Aiko Shippou Bracelet
Class Date: Saturday, October 27th
This versatile leather bracelet uses the Shippou braid. This joining of the Maru Yotsu braid was first created by Aiko Sakai, Makiko Tada’s mother. Students will learn how to make this braid in varying widths as well as how to add focal beads into the braid while braiding.
Kit: $25.00, includes Leather, magnetic clasp.
Equipment provided by student: Marudai, 8 weighted tama with leaders, counterweight of 40%, chopstick, measuring tape, scissors, blue painter’s tape.
Supply List: Complete list provided in September
Skill Level: Intermediate: Some experience using a marudai helpful but not required.