Kids Sew: 3rd grade +
Learn to sew and master your sewing skills! This class is for a variety of skilled sewers, from the beginner with no experience to students with some basic experience that would like to practice and develop their sewing skills further. Students will be expected to set up and use the sewing machines independently. They will be taught how to thread the machine, wind the bobbin, pin fabric and patterns, hand sew, cut and iron fabric. We will discuss and use a variety of fabrics and color selection. Students will create basic and fun sewing projects, appropriate for their skill level, while developing problem solving and critical thinking skills. Beginner projects include a drawstring bag, scarf, stuffed animal, fold over pouch and pillow. This class will not only improve sewing abilities but boost self confidence as well. Kids Sew can be taken multiple times, as a variety of sewing projects will be available for students who have completed one session successfully. Intermediate project choices include pajama pants, zipper pouch, sling bag, and a backpack. STUDENTS MUST BE AT LEAST 8 YRS OLD AND IN 3RD GRADE. 2 student minimum/ 6 student max.
*No refunds or make ups for missed classes. If you need to reschedule the course, you must do so 7 days prior to the start of the course to transfer.
If your child has a sewing machine that they use at home, he/she is welcome to bring it to class with them. If he/she wants to learn how to use your machine he/she can bring it the last day of the session to practice on.
Wednesdays 4:15-5:45 pm
4-week course: $120
January 16- February 6 (4 spots left)
Tween/Teen Sew: ages 10+
This class is Kids Sew for ages 10 and up. See description above.
Wednesdays 6-8 pm
3 week course: $120
January 23-February 6 (5 spots left)
Learn to Sew Together: Adult + Kid(s) 3rd grade to adult
Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or refresh your skills? Join your child for a sewing class created for beginner sewers to learn together. You will be taught how to thread the machine, wind the bobbin, pin fabric and patterns, hand sew, cut and iron fabric. We will discuss and use a variety of fabrics and color selection. Students will create basic and fun sewing projects, appropriate for their skill level, while developing problem solving and critical thinking skills. This class will not only improve sewing abilities but boost self confidence as well. All tools and materials are provided, but feel free to bring your own sewing machine, fabric scissors, and/or fabrics.
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2 week course: $80 per person (each kid AND adult must register)
Sew Fun Workshop
*Must have completed at least 1 session of Kids Sew (or basic sewing class) to sign up for Sew Fun Workshop.
A sewing workshop for kids 3rd grade and up to practice and advance their skills. The goal will be to create a project from start to finish within one workshop, unless the student is signed up for more Sew Fun Workshops. Students are welcome to bring patterns, ideas and fabric to discuss with the instructor whether its possible to complete in the workshop (but not required). Students can also use the workshop as time to complete previously started sewing projects. 2 student min/6 student max
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*Park on S. Curtice Street or in designated spots in back with access from Nevada St. or the alley off of Powers. Please do not park in The Tavern/Smokin Fins lot.