Tuesdays, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
In order to reduce fabric waste, students will first learn about the harmful effects of fast fashion. Each child will be asked to bring in an old t-shirt to turn into a reusable tote/grocery bag, which will involve some light sewing and/or creative knot-tying. Next, they will craft their own Native American Shaman-inspired medicine bags out of scrap leather and leather cord. They will explore cutting, stitching, ripping, and pinning to their heart’s content, and will end by creating a unique design of their own choosing with leftover fabric and the techniques they’ve picked up over the four-week class. Preregistration by December 27, 2021 required.
- Session: 4 weeks (January 4 – 25, 2022)
- Cost: $60/session.
- Class Size: Minimum of 5 students required to run class.
- Class Location: Every Nation Cincinnati Church (3722 Clifton Avenue)
- Walkover Service: available and provided for children attending Fairview-Clifton German Language School
Health & Safety Measures: All CCAC Staff, Teachers, and Participants must follow CCAC’s Covid-19 Preparedness Measures and Requirements for Participation when attending class in-person.
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