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Threadventures: Stitching Around the World

THREADVENTURES: Sewing Around the World

 A Fun Week of Sewing for Kids Ages 10-14

Dates: July 22-26, 2024

Location: The Sewing Labs 526 Campbell Kansas City, MO 64106

About Threadventures

Threadventures is a delightful day camp designed for preteen/teen sewists. Whether your child is a just learning how to sew or has lots sewing experience, they’ll find joy in creating fabric wonders inspired by rich diversity.


Camp Overview:

Duration: One week

Age Group: 10-14 years old

Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate (Previous sewing experience required)

Theme: Sewing Around the World This year, our camp theme is "Sewing Around the World." Through engaging sewing activities, campers will discover the rich diversity of textile arts across different cultures. From Asia to South America, each day will be filled with exciting projects that reflect the unique heritage of various regions.

Activities and Projects: Throughout the week, campers will have the opportunity to create a variety of culturally-inspired projects, including but not limited to:

Japanese Furoshiki Bags: Learn the art of fabric wrapping and create versatile bags inspired by Japanese traditions.

South American Worry Dolls: Explore the folklore of South America while crafting intricate worry dolls using fabric scraps and yarn.

Peruvian Llama Plushies: Dive into the vibrant culture of Peru as you stitch adorable llama plushies, inspired by the Andean highlands.

Camp Experience: At The Sewing Labs, we believe in hands-on learning and fostering creativity in a supportive environment. Our experienced instructors and volunteers will provide step-by-step guidance, ensuring that each camper feels confident in their sewing skills while having fun exploring new techniques and materials.

Important Notes:

Campers should have basic knowledge of sewing techniques such as threading a needle, winding a bobbin, sewing straight lines, and tying knots.

All materials will be provided, including fabric, thread, needles, and embellishments.

Join Us For A THREADVENTURE! Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to sew, create, and explore the world through textile arts. 

Camp Details

Time: 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM Daily

Materials: All sewing materials provided

Snacks: Two healthy and allergy friendly snacks will be provided each day Parents, please provide a lunch for your child