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2020 Children's Classes

SEW AND DECORATE A TOTE BAG (9 years old+)

Tutor: Maria French
Tuesday 21 January
10.30am – 3.30pm    
$70 (includes all materials)
You’ll get lots of use out of your new lined tote bag! Learn how to sew and add decorations – aimed at those 9 years old and over. Bring your lunch and a sewing machine, which must be in good working order* (and don’t forget to bring the foot control and new needles!) or arrange to borrow one of ours.

BACK TO SCHOOL KAWAII CRAFT CLASS (9 years old+)
Tutor: Prue Hurndell
Wednesday 22 January
10.30am – 1.30pm  $50 (materials included)

“Kawaii” is Japanese for “cute” so come along and make adorable creations that can be brooches, pencil toppers, bag hangers - all sorts! All materials included. Bring lunch.

NEXT STEP SEWING - MAKE A SLIP DRESS (13 years old+)
Tutor: Maria French
Thursday 23 January
10.30am – 3.30pm   
$65 (plus materials)
Aimed at young teens with basic sewing skills already, you’ll make a slip dress to wear over a t-shirt. We provide the pattern and you bring cotton fabric and thread (we have lots of lovely stuff in the shop – check with us re quantities). Bring your lunch and a sewing machine, which must be in good working order* (and don’t forget to bring the foot control and new needles!) or arrange to borrow one of ours.

NEXT STEP SEWING - MAKE A BACKPACK (9 years old+)
Tutor: Gemma Crouch-Gatehouse
Friday 24 January
10.30am – 2.30pm     
$60 (includes all materials)
If you can sew a bit already, come along and make a backpack – for those 9 years old and over. Bring your lunch and a sewing machine, which must be in good working order* (and don’t forget to bring the foot control and new needles!) or arrange to borrow one of ours. 

NEEDLEFELT A KAKAPO (9 years old+)
Tutor: Gemma Crouch-Gatehouse
Thursday 30 January
10.30am – 1.30pm  $50 (materials included)
Create this gorgeous mini kakapo out of wool and take home a starter pack to make more - all materials included. Bring lunch.

NEXT STEP SEWING - MACHINE SEW A MONSTER TOY (9 years old+)
Tutor: Gemma Crouch-Gatehouse
Friday 31 January
10.30am – 3.30pm   
$70 (includes all materials)
If you can sew a bit already, come along and make your very own monster – for those 9 years old and over. Bring your lunch and a sewing machine, which must be in good working order* (and don’t forget to bring the foot control and new needles!) or arrange to borrow one of ours.

 *If you bring your own machine, please make sure that it’s in good working order. If you’re not sure, bring it into the shop at least week before and we can check it out.