Singer Educational Center, 1407 Crescent Dr., Corpus Christi, TX
Meeting the 2nd Tuesday of each month.
Program: 10 am – 11:30 with Show and Tell. Workshops: 1 pm – 3 pm
Program and workshops
AUGUST 14: Program: “Pack and Carry” – with Becky Aguilar owner of Heirloom Elegance. See all the exciting patterns and ideas for carrying item to take with you, such as – luggage, totes, backpacks, lunch bags, pencil cases, casserole carriers and more. Find out what products are available to keep thing warm or cold – and what works best to make a successful carrier.
AFTERNOON WORKSHOP: Make a casserole carrier that fits a medium size round or square (up to 10”) casserole dish. Transport food to your pot luck meals in style! The pattern is simple so you should be able to finish the project during class time. The best thing, this carrier folds flat for storage! The pattern also has a larger casserole carrier option. Make the first one with Becky and then make the larger one at home – you already have the pattern! BRING: Sewing machine with accessories and neutral thread. COST: $33. members or $38. Non-members Pattern and all fabrics are included in kit.
SEPTEMBER 11: Program: Fun with Fusible Vinyl! Presented by the Gulding Girls Are you ready to turn your favorite Fabric, Candy Packaging or Chip Bags into wipe-able fabric? During the September morning program, the Gulding Girls will demonstrate the do’s and don’ts, the up’s and down’s and the in’s and out’s of applying Fusible Vinyl to your favorite candy packaging or fabrics! Additionally, they will share their tips and tricks for working with these “vinylized” materials, along with some project ideas and inspiration.
- 1 unopened package of your favorite Cookies/Candies/Chips (e.g. Oreos, M&Ms, Skittles, Cheetos, Lays Potato Chips, etc…)
- 1 12″ Zipper (or zipper the length of your package)
- 1/4 yd. of quilting cotton for lining
- Sewing Machine, threaded with coordinating thread
- Zipper Foot
- Universal sewing machine needles
- Basic sewing supplies (scissors, pins, etc…)
OCTOBER 9: Program: Hand Embroidery – Presenter Billie Kisiah
Workshop: $10. Dish towel embroidery. Billie will teach you some simple stitches to make a plain towel have a personal touch.
BRING: a per-washed dish or T-towel to embroidery on. 4″ or 5″ Hand embroidery hoop and small scissors. Floss and needle will be provided at no extra charge.
NOVEMBER 13: Annual Business meeting
Workshop: Advent Calendar HarrietTillman
DECEMBER 11: Christmas Party (Contact Donna Satterwhite & Dottie Swinger)