Survival Sewing Series
MAY 11 9:00 - 1:00 PART 1
MAY 18 9:00 - 1:00 PART 2
JUNE 15 9:00 - 1:00 PART 1
JUNE 22 9:00 - 1:00 PART 2
JULY 14 2:00 - 6:00 PART 1
JULY 21 2:00 - 6:00 PART 2
OCT. 20 1:00 - 5:00 PART 1
OCT. 27 1:00 - 5:00 PART 2
Ages 8 to Adult (Come learn to sew with your mom!)
Brownies , Junior, Cadettes, Seniors, Ambassadors and Adults.
$80 per participant each session- (you can take 1 or 2 sessions)
Includes all materials.
BADGES & PATCHES
Juniors will be prepared to earn the Product Designer Badge.
Seniors will earn the Textile Artist Badge.
All participants will receive a Camp Fashionista fun Patch!
If you’ve always wanted to learn how to sew, then this is the workshop for you!
INTRODUCTION TO THE SEWING MACHINE
Safety and explanation of machine parts and their functions, threading the machine, winding the bobbin, troubleshooting techniques, what a woven fabric is, correct pinning, how to measure seam allowance accurately, how to sew a hem, learn to make a casing, then create a drawstring bag using these skills.
SEWING WITH KNITS
What a knit fabric is, what kind of needles to use for sewing with knit fabric, how to change a needle, sew with 2 different stretch stitches, make a hem using the zig zag stitch, create stitch samples to keep as a reference.
How to thread the needle and tie a knot, learn 2 basic stitches; running stitch & whip stitch, how to sew on 2 kinds of buttons: shank and sew through, then make a donut or banana pincushion using these stitches.