We had 5 full days of inspiring braiding with Makiko Tada. The students made samplers, necklaces, and brooches from Makiko’s many books. The projects were as varied as the participants individual tastes and personalities.
Bernice Granick master zig zag
Estelle Weinstein great student
Marcy MacDonald keeping up with mom
Makiko has a lot of fans, we had students from far and wide: Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Kissimmee, Orlando, Gainesville, Atlanta, Texas, and Connecticut.
Roybeth Savage loves marudai
Carol Miller Franklin aya take dai
Carolyn Lord & Maureen Shankey
Everyone learned new techniques, even though at times they were literally at the end of their rope. LOL
Maria Galigan core hanging?
Robyn Jackson karakumi dai
Bob Galvan Andian braiding
So many great projects.
Gwen Gordon 12 warp spiral ridge
Rocio Granados, Susan Braun & Makiko
Michele Moleon masters the disk
Juanita Ballard beaded braid
Judith Casale found her Zen
Silvia Gomez kumihimo happy
And even some marudai converts.
Cindy Chicvara finishing project
Martha Estes loving the marudai
Makiko & Renee Solomon
Judith Casale showing off a bit
Adrienne Gaskell & Gwen Gordon
And even some time for a little birthday celebration for Maria Galigan.