Kids Learn to Sew – 4 Week Workshop

Kids Learn to Sew

4-week workshop – Learn the basic techniques that will help inspire creations to come! Each week we will learn a new technique or skill to help build confidence. Projects will be straight stitch projects to help master the basics of keeping a straight line, seam allowance and clean stitching.

WHAT WILL THEY MAKE?!

Oct 2 – Sewing Machine Basics
Learn all about using the sewing machine from bobbin filling, threading, necessary cleaning, changing a needle, about needles and more! Then we will practice our stitches on sewing sheets getting us prepped to make a square pincushion! After students make a pincushion, fabric and polyfill are provided to complete the project.

Oct 9 – Pillows Applique Felt Pillows 10×10
Each student creates a pillow with their first initial.  Using felt and they will choose pieces to construct their design on the pillow front, then learning about applique they will sew on their design. Students will learn the proper order to build a decorative pillow. They will learn about design, applique and basic pillow construction.

Oct 16 – French Seam Pillowcases!
Then we will tackle French seams! A fantastic finishing that makes a project go from homemade to handmade! Students will learn about pivoting and turning, french seams, and the burrito roll.

Oct 23  – Tote bag
The final class of the workshop, students will learn how to construct a lined library tote bag with inside pockets.

Prerequisites: None

What you will learn:
Sewing Basics
Applique
Pillow Making
Working with Felt
Flipping and Turning
Cutting
Piecing
Seam Allowance
Threading the Machine and SO MUCH MORE!

Ages: 9-14

Max Students: 4
***(please advise in the notes section when registering if you have a machine or need to use one)

Bring:
Sewing Machine (please note at registration if you need a machine)
Small Sewing Kit
Thread (matching spool of thread for each project)
1 Pack of Microtex Needles
Sewing Scissor
1/4 Yard Cotton Solid (Pillowcase project)
3/4 Yard Cotton Print (multi-directional prints work best – Pillowcase Project)
1/2 Yard Solid Cotton (Tote Bag Main Fabric)
1/2 Yard Solid Cotton (Tote Bag lining)
1.5 yards of cotton webbing/strappingfor tote bag

Supplies provided by the instructor:
Sewing machine for those that need to borrow one
Felt for Applique Pillow
Scrap Fabric for Pincushion on 1st Day
Two pcs of 10×10 fabric for Applique Pillow

Date

Oct 02 2019

Time

5:30 AM - 7:45 PM

Cost

$225.00

More Info

Register here!

Labels

Kid Friendly Class,
Workshop
Needle, Ink and Thread

Location

Needle, Ink and Thread
3491 Dayton-Xenia Rd, Beavercreek OH 45432
Needle, Ink and Thread

Organizer

Needle, Ink and Thread
Phone
9374909353
Email
[email protected]
Website
http://www.needleinkandthread.com
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