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Fri, Aug 26


Southwest Arts Center

Kawandi the Siddi Way

Slow yourself down with a day of slow stitching. Learn to make a Kawandi quilt the Siddi way.

Kawandi the Siddi Way
Kawandi the Siddi Way

Time & Location

Aug 26, 2022, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Rd SW, Atlanta, GA 30331, USA

About the event

Join the Atlanta Quilt Festival on Friday, August 26th for a demonstration on how to create your own Siddi inspired quilt. Discover the history of the Siddi people and their unique method of creating these one of a kind works of art. You will receive live instruction on how to create your very own “Kawandi”.

Supply List

Backing Fabric: 22”x 22” square

Batting (thin): 21” x 21” square  can also use flannel or cotton fabric)

Embroidery Needles:  Size 7

Quilting Thread: 12 weight in white or Ecru  or  Pearl Cotton 8 or 12 wt.

Basting thread:  basic thread in neutral color.


Fabrics: light weight colorful cottons scraps. Caution: Batiks can be used however, Batiks are much more difficult to hand quilt due to its tight weave.


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