Beginner Sewing Boot Camp

Start date: June 20, 2019

End date: June 21, 2019

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 pm


Have you ever wanted to learn how to sew but there just isn’t enough time during the school year? Then join us in this beginner boot camp geared for ages 8-12, with very limited or no sewing experience! Limited to 4 students per camp.

Cost: $150 (all supplies, tools, machine usage, and snack/drink provided. Camper will need to bring his/her own lunch).

Day 1

Introduction to sewing machines, safety, and common sewing tools

Selecting correct fabric/thread for projects

Measuring, cutting and pinning fabric

Sew a travel pillow with pocket and strap (or purse with matching hair scrunchie)

How to hand close projects using a ladder (hidden) stitch

Day 2

Learning how to read a beginner pattern for a stuffed animal

Sew your own stuffed animal

Learn applique/embroidery techniques for it’s facial features