Kid's Classes

Here you will find a list and description of all of our current Kid's classes. Scroll down to see all the options and when you see the one you want to take follow the Book Now link to be taken to our Booking site to reserve your spot.

The following prerequisites and Class policies apply to all Kid's classes. Please familiarise yourself with them. Please refer to each class below for a list of supplies.

Prerequisites for Kids Classes:

  • We keep our kids classes small. This ensures that each child gets all the help and attention they need. Please make sure that your child understands that this is a class that will require their attention and maturity. We will be using tools that can hurt ourselves and our friends if we aren't careful.
  • Be a kid! (8-15 years of age)
  • Kids Can Sew 1.0 classes - 8-12 years of age
  • No sewing experience required for the Kids Can Sew 1.0 classes.  
  • Kids Can Sew 2.0 classes - 10-16 years of age and have taken several classes with us already or be confident and proficient with threading a sewing machine, sewing in a straight line, and cutting fabric.
  • All fabric and supplies can be purchased in store or provided by yourself. It is recommended that all fabric is washed prior to the course date.
  • Minimum registration is 3 students. Maximum is 5 students.

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Kids Can Sew 1.0 Tote Bag

Make a tote bag to carry all your favourite things with you! This class is the perfect first project for young sewists, and requires no previous experience on a sewing machine.

You will learn:
-Sewing machine basics
-How to sew a simple seam
-How to cut with a rotary cutter and ruler

You will need:

  • 0.75m of of quilting cotton
  • matching thread

Click here to sign up: June 5, 2022

Kids Can Sew 2.0 Zippered Boxy Pouch

Deceptively basic, this zippered boxy pouch really shines in its simplicity. This class is appropriate for 10-16 year old with some experience sewing on a machine.

You will need:

  • 1 fat quarter of mid weight fabric such as quilting cotton, twill, or lightweight canvas for outer fabric
    • 1 fat quarter of mid weight fabric such as quilting cotton, twill, or lightweight canvas for lining fabric
    • 12inch zipper
  • 0.5m of fusible interfacing such as SF101
  • 4inch by 6inch scrap of complimentary fabric for zipper pull
  • coordinating thread

Click here to sign up: June 12, 2022 

 

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