UPCYCLED TOWEL & BEDSHEET SELF-CARE KITS!
-June 24th-27th 1-4pm or
-July 15th-18th 9am-12pm or
-July 29th-Aug 1st 1-4pm
$240 - Includes all tools and extra supplies, however please bring your own Towels and Twin Bedsheet to reuse/upcycle! (twin bedsheet and 1 gently used full sized towel as liners) A limited selection of vintage fabrics will be available to purchase and clean, gently used sheets to use up for free.
- MON - SEWING INTRO & BRUSH KIT
- TUES - SHOWER CAP & HAIR DRYING WRAP
- WED - DOPP KIT or DUFFLE BAG
- THURS - YOGA MAT BACKPACK
- OTHER FUN STUFF: TISSUE COVER, RICE EYE PILLOW PACK, JEWELRY CADDY, SCRUNCHIES, HAIR BANDS
Take some time making items to CARE for yourself and the environment by repurposing your gently used towels and bedsheets in a session camp that puts them to use into beautiful items that care for YOU!
YOUR CHILD WILL GAIN AND PRACTICE THESE AMAZING USEFUL HANDS-ON CONCEPTS AND SKILLS!
DUFFLE BAG / SHOWER CAP
pattern cutting, applied and piped elastic, zippers, sewing circumferences, ladder stitching, inverted construction, flipping straps, and sergers!
DOPP KIT / BRUSH KIT
pattern cutting, inverted construction, zippers, lined objects, ladder stitching, tuck folded pockets, flipping narrow hems
pattern cutting, inverted construction, drawstring, flipping narrow hems, piping
ALT PROJS: JEWELRY CADDY / EYE PILLOW / BODY MITT
pattern cutting, inverted construction, tuck folded pockets, top stitching, ladderstitching.
SELF-CARE SEW - (6/24-6/27: 1-4pm) or (7/15-7/18: 9am-12pm) or (7/29-8/1: 1-4pm)
Madam Chino is taking all possible precautions for COVID-19 safety: masks (if necessary), assigned separate tools and workstations 6ft apart, air purifiers, hand sanitizing and washing of tools and materials between sessions, to prevent the spread of COVID variants and other viruses.
Morning Drop off is between 8:45am and 9am and pick-up is between 12pm and 12:15pm
Afternoon Drop-off is between 12:45 and 1pm and pick-up is between 4pm and 4:15pm
Full day students will remain indoors for the duration of camp! Please pack a lunch!
Drop off and Pick ups are at the front doors of 6301 W. Lincoln Ave. Please text Vanessa at 414-303-1981 if there are any trouble or changes! Any late students must ring the doorbell as the classroom is in the lower level. Students will be brought to the front door for pick ups or ring the bell!
We love to document our process and product and your child as a participant will likely be captured in photos! Please let us know if you are not comfortable with your childs photo being taken or used in any social media illustration of the camps! You will receive a google photos shared folder of photos via text at the conclusion of the camps!
EARLY ENROLLMENT is 5% OFF until MARCH 15th! Please use the code "SEWINGSKOOL" at check out to receive the camps at $228
Camps will require at least 4 participants to run, but no more than 6! Please tell your friends how awesome these summer camps are! Madam Chino has been running community art ed and sewing programs in the community for 20 years, and I GUARANTEE IT!
These camps are design for students 3rd-8th grade or 8ish-13ish years old! If your child is going into 3rd grade in September 2024, they are eligible. If your child is older than 13 but still wants to join, they are also welcome!
Sewing experience is not required for any of the classes, we will teach your child to sew and construct beautiful objects!
Please send your child with water and a snack. Each student will have a cubby cube under their tables for the duration of the camp. We will take a 15 minute snack break every day.
Once you sign up, you will be emailed a confirmation the week before the camp with more details.
Refunds: Due to the nature of reservations, refunds are only available if your class spot is able to be filled. Once notified, Madam Chino will place the class back on the schedule, and if filled you will be refunded the cost of class minus credit fees. You are welcome to transfer classes to another eligible participant and settle your class fees privately, but must provide parent and child contact information to Madam Chino prior to classes.