Ages 8-10 | Grades 3-5
Tuesdays, 4-5 pm | 7 weeks - $155
Thursdays, 3-4 pm | 6 weeks - $135
Saturdays, 12:30-1:30 pm | 7 weeks - $155
Learn to sew or improve your skills with cool, modern projects, tons of interesting materials and plenty of creative risk taking! Imagine, design and create your own stuffed BFF. Step up your street style with simple customizable garments and accessories. Learn all about linings, interfacing, and hardware as you become one with your inner bag maker. Find your happy place with bedroom sewing projects that are useful and stylish! …and SEW much more.
Daring Designers tackle a broad spectrum of creative sewing projects that build in complexity as students gain confidence and proficiency. Every student learns how to safely operate a sewing machine and other sewing related tools. We introduce basic sewing patterns and how to use them through projects emphasizing planning, preparation, project construction, and sewing technique.
There is no experience necessary! Beginners are always welcome. Projects are chosen or adapted to challenge each student at an appropriate skill level. Learn more about our program and teaching method.
All materials included.
Skills We Teach
Basic sewing machine usage + safety, as well as hand sewing where appropriate.
Following basic sewing patterns and instructions
Improving fine motor skills such as pinning, cutting fabric, keeping an even seam allowance, etc.
Completion of sewing projects including things like stuffed animals, accessories, quilts, simple garments, toys, bags, and more!
Fostering independence, proficiency, and confidence in machine sewing and project construction.
Creativity in project design.
SESSION 2 runs October 29-December 21
**no class on 10/31, 11/28, 11/30