Sewing for Kids - Intermediate

For kids 9-16

  • Started Sep. 4
  • 375 Canadian dollars

Service Description

This 8 week intensive program is carefully planned to give young students the confidence to use a sewing machine and encourage them to use creativity through their work. Projects will include: up-cycled denim backpacks, denim aprons, repurposing old sweaters into slippers and mittens, denim art and jewellery. The students will learn all the essential skills needed to make all of the mentioned projects. Our project based curriculum will not only teach your child to sew, it will also teach them about patience, achievement and problem solving. We pride ourselves on being a creative and educational outlet for your family. Skills you'll learn: - How to operate sewing machine - Hand sewing techniques (basting, button application, blanket stitch, applique slipstitch) - Pinning, cutting, marking techniques Note: We provide sewing machines, sergers, thread and swatches for in-class exercises. Some notions, handouts are also provided, as well as snacks and beverages. Students will need a basic sewing kit in class and a sewing machine at home to practice. Supply fee: $30

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Written notice of cancellation may be processed for a course refund (minus a 10% admin fee) by advising Green Needle a minimum of two weeks prior to the course starting date. Cancellations received 1 week prior to the course commencing are eligible for 50% refund unless there is a wait list for the course. This includes the admin fee. Cancellations within the final week prior to the course are non-refundable unless there is a waiting list for the course and the course can be run with full attendance. In the rare event that our minimum class enrolment is not met, we reserve the right to cancel the class. Classes with insufficient registration will be cancelled with 72 hours notice given to those who are registered in the class. In cases where wecancel a class, students will be offered a full refund of the registration fees. If a course must be cancelled due to COVID19 related restrictions and guidelines set by the government, students will automatically receive a course fee credit which can be used at Green Needle for up to two years. The course can also be sold or gifted to someone by advising Green Needle in writing including the names of the designated student that will replace the original student.

Contact Details

  • 999 Morrison Drive, Ottawa, ON, Canada

    + 613 617 4042

    thegreenneedle.ottawa@gmail.com