Class: Basic Sewing Workshop (ages 14+)
Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. We will cover tools and sewing concepts, machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zig-zag, and appliqué stitches. Students will design and sew a class project using The Scrap Exchange’s awesome wealth of fabrics and trims. All tools and materials are provided, but feel free to bring your own sewing machine, fabric scissors, and/or fabrics.
Registration is suggested. Space is limited.
Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017
Cost: $30 tuition
Instructor: Chandra Noyes
Chandra Noyes creates multi-media works on fabric and paper, using embroidery, drawing, painting, and found objects. Chandra studied Art History at the University of North Carolina at Asheville, and holds a Master’s Degree in Art Education from the University of Texas at Austin. She has taught art and sewing in a range of settings and loves helping people access their creativity through experimentation and exploration.
Early Bird Registration Bonus!
Register for any class at least 3 weeks in advance and receive a $5 store voucher good towards the purchase of any materials in The Scrap Exchange retail store! Voucher will be handed out at the beginning of the class, and will be valid for two weeks. The voucher may not be applied to Cameron Gallery items or programs. This voucher will only be given to students who register at least 3 weeks prior to the start date/time of the class.
Refunds for class fees will be issued if the class is cancelled by The Scrap Exchange for any reason. If you register for a class and cannot attend, a refund will only be issued if you notify the Scrap Exchange at least 24 hours before the class begins.