For the last few weeks we’ve had kids in the shop every day learning to sew and making projects.
kids sewing classes
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.
Every other week, we’ll be profiling one of our customers to find out a little bit about their sewing life. This week the MD Sewist Spotlight is on Grayson Hackney. How long have you been sewing? I have been sewing since I was around 5 years old. My mother taught me how to sew on … Continued
During the long warm days of summer we are going to be filled up with totally awesome kids and teens from ages 8-18! We are super lucky to have not one, but two dedicated classroom spaces at MD, and one of them is a lovely loft. With great lighting and plenty of space for sewing … Continued
Here is a post from Shelly about a few of her new upcoming kids sewing classes. These classes are designed to get kids ages 8-18 sewing and they usually complete at least a couple projects in a two or three week class. We have moved most of our regular school year classes to the weekends … Continued
This week at Modern Domestic, we are starting the first of the Kids Sewing classes for the 2010/2011 school year. Shelly Figueroa will teach students from 8-12 the ins-and-outs of cutting, seam allowance, how to pin, and working with linings. This class is a short 3 week format. After school from 4-6 pm, we will … Continued
This summer has been full of amazing classes for adults, teens, and kids. The day time hours have been mostly occupied by children and teens ages 8-17 whipping up darling projects and learning some great skills. There is nothing quite like watching Shelly Figueroa working in a full classroom of 6 young people; she easily … Continued