Quilting is the process of sewing two or more layers of fabric together to make a thicker padded material, usually to create a quilt or quilted garment or accessory.. The Quilt Top can be created from bespoke patchwork patterns or different forms of applique, and embroidery can be added as embellishment
Quilting is a way of sewing together various small pieces of fabric to make one larger sheet of fabric you can turn into a blanket, a pillow or something else. Throughout history people have used quilting to represent themselves, their communities, ideas, values, emotions, and memories. There are many forms of quilting. It can be a very exact science or it can be more free form and loose but it’s always fun! Join us on our quest to discover the world of quilting and all the cool things you can make with various quilting techniques.
SUPER SEAMSTERS BEGINNERS + IMPROVERS AGE 6-8
9am-12pm | 1-4pm
In this free form quilting technique combine colors & patterns to express yourself or tell your story in a way that is unique to YOU. The process is fun, individual, and you’ll be amazed at the finished product! Learn simple piecing, and machine applique.
Campers staying the full day will work on separate projects during each session.
DARING DESIGNERS BEGINNERS + IMPROVERS AGE 8-10
9am-12pm | 1-4pm
Get ready for lots of designing and sewing. This camp is a lot of both. Great for beginners to get a lot of practice on the sewing machine and great for more advanced sewers to explore the artsy side of sewing. Using solid colors and simple shapes students will learn the sew and turn technique to applique designs onto their quilt surface then straight line quilt their project which can be made into a bag, pillow, lap quilt or other item.
June 24-28 | 9am-12pm
$295 (Includes materials)
Max Enrollment: 12
Summer Sewing Sessions are 5 days , Monday through Friday.
We do not pro-rate for missed days and there are no make-ups for missed summer camp days. If you know your child will not be able to attend the full session let us know ahead of time and we can choose projects appropriately so they can finish during the week.
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