We are so excited that Summer is finally here! Our kids and teens sewing camps bring in so many budding young sewists and their enthusiasm for learning a new skill is contagious. We’re already one week in and the kids have had a great time making cute dresses, bags, and pouches.
Kids and Teen Sewing
At Modern Domestic, we are crazy about making cowls! With spring approaching, we are using pretty double gauze and Liberty of London prints to make cowls, which are lighter in weight than knit scarves, and still so beautiful!
Meet Mary Morse, one of the young sewists who recently joined us for a Machine Owners class. Mary has been sewing a couple of months and has jumped right into learning how to use her Bernette 25. Her favorite thing to sew are pillows and dresses.
For the last few weeks we’ve had kids in the shop every day learning to sew and making projects.
Last night was this Summer’s first session of one of our most popular Kids Sewing Camps. Six budding sewists set up a table outside of the shop and displayed the items they’ve spent all week making in the One Week Boutique camp in order to sell at Last Thursday.
I’m really looking forward to the kids sewing camps I’m teaching this summer. The majority of the classes I teach are geared toward adults, but I always have such a great time teaching kids. They are so imaginative, fearless, enthusiastic, and hilarious.
Summer is a wonderful time at Modern Domestic. We get to spend nearly each week introducing our youngest sewists to BERNINA machines and many new projects and skills that will last their lifetimes. The projects and classes this year are very exciting. We have a My First Sewing Machine class that includes a bernette 46 … Continued
Last week kicked off the first week of the long and wonderful sewing classes for kids! Erica had 4 girls making skirts, tops, headbands and more in her 3 day class! It is so much fun to watch these kids create and relax behind the sewing machines. They are never intimidated by even the more … Continued
Who doesn’t want a new spring wardrobe? I certainly don’t feel sad stashing tall boots and heavy coats and opting for brighter colors. This season, there are loads of great classes that can get you started on sprucing up your spring wardrobe.
We are excited to be entering a new chapter of kids sewing classes at MD. While we are totally bummed to see Shelly Figueroa step away from teaching all the kids sewing classes, we are so happy for the fabulous growth of her beautiful children’s pattern line: Figgy’s Patterns. Shelly brought light-hearted fun, a great attitude, and … Continued