Sa., 26. Nov.|
Sustainably United – Knotwrap Workshop
Learn how to wrap gifts with fabric!
Time & Location
26. Nov. 2022, 18:00 – 19:30
Studentenhaus Leo15, St. Leodegarstrasse 15, 6006 Luzern, Switzerland
About the event
Furoshiki or knotwrap refers to the Japanese art of wrapping gifts with fabric instead of paper. The results are beautiful presents with a reusable packaging. But how exactly are you supposed to knot them? Join our workshop and learn how to wrap (almost) everything in furoshiki and get valuable tips and tricks about sustainable gift wrapping in general.
Bring: gifts you want to wrap, furoshiki (if you already have any)
Cost: Free, donations welcome
18.00 - Introduction
Background & origin of furoshiki
Overview sustainable packaging options, tips and tricks
18.30 - Active part
Practising different knotwrap techniques
19.15 - Open gift workshop
Participants can practise techniques individually,
or wrap and decorate presents they brought along,
both with help from us.
19.30 - Official end of workshop
Participants are free to practise, wrap gifts or socialise