Summer Sewing Camp – 1960s Quant Fever for Kids 7-10 years

Kick of your shoes…join us in your sandals and shades for our KIDS Summer camp. This year our theme is a throw back to the 1960s so catch us on this hippie trail camp for three-days of fun-filled 1960s style themed sewing. 

Day 1: Patchwork was a big thing in the 60s and we will be making express patchwork fabric to use in day 2.

Day 2: You will make a mini skirt, a pair of shorts or a Patchwork cushion out of your pre-made fabric from day 1.

Day 3: Finishing off your garment and using any left over fabrics you will make cool accessories to compliment your new garments.

What you will learn:

  • About patchwork and piecing fabrics together
  • Understanding pattern instructions and cutting out fabric 
  • Preparing your project for sewing, honing your sewing skills 
  • Getting things neat by sewing in straight lines           
  • Design techniques to make your items personal

Dates: Monday 5 August, Tuesday 6 August, Wednesday 7 August

Time: 10am-1pm

Cost: £75 for 3 days

We make every effort to ensure you complete the projects in the time frame.

Beginners need to complete our Sewing Machine Driving Licence or have equivalent experience.

Summer Camps 2019 are run over 3 days a morning or afternoon session depending on age group. Please check before you book.

Bring a snack and of course bags of energy to these classes it’s the perfect start to the Sew Summer Holidays.