SEWING CAMP 1 • Intro to Machine & Hand Sewing, June 26-30 (1-4 pm) Monday-Friday$250.00
This is the beginning class in our series of summer sewing camps for kids 8+ years old. Indulge your curious, budding seamstress with one or more weeks of sewing at Cattywampus and you're sure to see fiber enthusiast emerge! In this camp we will introduce kids to both hand sewing and machine sewing with a variety of projects including an envelope pillow with buttons, zippered pouch, and felt pins.
SKILLS LEARNED • sewing machine basics, sewing straight lines, making button holes, sewing zippers, hand sewing
MATERIALS REQUIRED • all materials are included in the class fee; kids are welcome to bring their own sewing machine or use the Cattywampus machines
TIME • 3 hours per day x 5 days
PREREQUISITE • none!
TEACHER • Denise Thomas is the former Home Economics teacher from Ojai's Matilija Junior High. She has a real passion for teaching and all things sewing, plus Denise is great with teaching kids and adults. Her patience and enthusiasm will have you laughing, learning, and enjoying making.