Fashion and Art Week July 8-12

budding artists and fashionistas aged 10-14 will immerse themselves in the world of sewing and textile arts under the guidance of experienced instructors Barbora Vanickova and Andrea Mueller.

About this experience

🧵🎨 Fashion and Art Week

Join us for a week of creativity at our specialty Teen Sewing and Textile Arts! From July 8th to July 12th, budding artists aged 10-14 will immerse themselves in the world of sewing and textile arts under the guidance of experienced instructors Barbora Vanickova and Andrea Mueller.

Schedule:

9:30 am - 11:30 pm: Sewing with Barbora Each morning, we will dive into the art of sewing with our talented instructor, Barbora. From mastering the basics to exploring advanced techniques, students will learn new skills and tackle exciting projects using sewing machines and hand sewing techniques. Projects will be incorporated into some of the afternoon projects and vice verse. Whether it's stitching up trendy garments or crafting unique accessories, there's something for every sewing enthusiast to enjoy.

11:30 pm - 12:00 pm: Lunch Break We will recharge with a packed lunch from home and have the chance to socialize with fellow creators in a vibrant, supportive environment.

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Textile Arts Afternoons with Andrea Mueller. Where creativity knows no bounds as we delve into a variety of fibre arts projects including:

  • Mixed Media: A tactile exploration with our mixed media fibre arts project! We will use a variety of materials to create our own woven fabric. 
  • Silk Screening: we will explore the art of silk screening learn to create our own designs and print them onto fabric.
  • Lino Cut Making and Printing: Using a project from the previous days sewing class students will learn to print using their hand carved Lino cuts. Using linoleum blocks and printing them as patterns onto their project, they will create one-of-a-kind pieces.
  • Dye Techniques with Artist Andrea Mueller: Delve into the vibrant world of textile dyeing. Learn a range of dyeing techniques, experiment with color combinations and techniques. Dyed fabric will be used the following day in the morning sewing project.
  • Choose Your Own Adventure Day: We will take everything we learned this week and work on our own personal projects. Kids will create a plan and get to decide what mediums they want to use and what they will create. 

(Days for each activity will vary based on weather as we will keep the sunniest days for a couple of the projects above) 

Details:

  • Dates: July 8th - July 12th
  • Time: 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: ART POP Creekside  321-2063 Lake Placid Rd
  • Age Group: 12-17
  • Cost: Early bird until June 1st $595 after June 1st $675 for 5 days
  • Instructors: Barbora (Sewing), Andrea Mueller (Textile Arts)
  • Materials: All materials and equipment will be provided, including sewing machines, fabric, dye supplies, and more.

Ignite your passion for creativity and join us for a week of sewing and fibre arts exploration! Spaces are limited, so be sure to reserve your spot today. Let's stitch, print, and dye our way to artistic excellence!

Minimum Particpant Number: We need a minimum of 6 kids to run this program. 

Refunds and cancellations. 
30-11 days prior – full refund less $10 admin fee
10-7 days prior – 50% refund
Week of - non-refundable

If the organizer must cancel the event due to circumstances outside of their control all participants will be notified via e-mail and will be refunded the full amount less a $5 administration fee.

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