Tue, Apr 30 | Be My Keeper Makers Studio

A Stitch in Time (1)

8 x 1.5 hour Classes
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A Stitch in Time (1)

Time & Location

Apr 30, 2019, 4:30 PM – Jun 25, 2019, 6:00 PM
Be My Keeper Makers Studio, 39 Smithton Grove, Ocean Grove VIC 3226, Australia

About the Event

For Ages 9 & Upwards

In this introduction to hand sewing and machine sewing, Stitch in Time Stitchers will learn with our creative facilitator Louise Dalton, a local artist, teacher and maker.

In this workshop you will get an introduction to the sewing machine, learn practical and decorative textile techniques and explore the possibilities of up-cycling. The class will help to develop planning and procedural thinking, fine motor skills, self-expression and the ability to problem solve.

Our starting project will be a Wristie-Cuff: a textiles-jewellery crossover. Stitchers can choose from a range of techniques to embellish their fashion expression item. Stitchers will be able to choose their next project; decorative bunting or a denim tote. (Some may manage all three!)

Stitchers will discover the joy of making practical and fun items that they can wear and use to express their personal style. This beginners class is an opportunity to develop basic skills that can be built on and used in a variety of sewing and textiles projects.

Cost includes all fabric, thread and notions.

(Students are welcome to bring their own

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Studio is located at Shed 4/39 Smithton Grove, Ocean Grove

Please park on Smithton Grove as the studio parking is not available.

What can/can't I bring to the event?

Please bring a towel, apron, dust mask and journal..

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For further information & enquiries

email dani.salvo@optusnet.com.au

Mob 0478 755 804

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Cancellations will forfeit fee paid (classes a reliant on numbers to proceed) and if your spot can't be filled I cannot refund money paid. You may have a friend that can take the spot or I may have someone waitlisted.

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