|Testimonials||Learning to sew reinforces math and reading skills as well as problem solving and creativity? Sewing is a skill that will last a lifetime. Here at The SewinCraft Studio we offer two programs of fashion sewing instruction for kids and teens ages 8-18. Classes are limited to 5 students. Sewing machines are provided by the studio. We also offer crafty sewing track-out camps for kids ages 8-12. For registration inquiries please contact the studio.
KIDS CAN SEW & FASHION DESIGN is a weekly class for beginner students. Students build their skills beginning with the basics of how to read a pattern, pattern layout, pinning and cutting out fabrics. An illustrated workbook with multi-sized patterns is provided for each student. Capri pants, skirts, and blouses are just some of the workbook projects students will be creating with their own fabric choices. Classes are ongoing from September to May. Students sew at their own pace and usually complete a workbook in the 9 month period. An end of the year Fashion Show is held in May. More detailed information can be found under the Kids Can Sew box above.
Advanced teens continue building their sewing skills in our Teen sewing & fashion design classes. Students learn more detailed skills of garment construction and how to make alterations for a better fitting garment in this program. They choose their own garment projects from major commercial pattern companies such as Simplicity, Butterick and Burda. Classes are offered weely and are year-round. Teen students will also participate in the May Fashion Show. More detailed information can be found under the Teen Fashion Sewing box above.
SEWINCRAFT CAMPS are offered throughout the year for kids. During these fun-filled morning programs, they will learn about creative sewing with mixed media for more crafty creations. Mommy & Me camps are offered for an adult and child who want to sew a project together. No experience is required for camps. More detailed information can be found under the Camps box above.
Wherever your interest lies, come join us at the studio and Let’s Get Creative with Fabric!
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