Category Archives: Classes

Kid’s Summer 2015 Classes

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Summer is here and it’s time for our kid’s art and sewing classes! We have lots of fun projects planned and can’t wait to get creating! We’ve come up with lots of new projects so even if you took one last year you will learn something new!

Click on the Classes tab for dates and more info! E-mail meredith@winniepress.com with questions or to sign up!

 

Kid’s Summer Classes

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Summer is here and our Winnie’s Workshop classes are back! We are so excited to offer kid’s art and sewing classes this July and August! We are offering Sewing, Art, Mixed Media + Bookmaking, Drawing + Printmaking (we have two sessions of the printmaking class – one for older kids and one for younger), and everyone’s favorite Felting! Click here to find out more info or check out the Kid’s Classes section under our Classes tab. Email meredith@winniepress.com with questions or to sign up!

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If you are interested in taking a class but our scheduled dates don’t work for you feel free to contact us to set up a custom class.

Kid’s Summer Camps

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We’re so excited about our summer art camps and we still have space available! You can find info about our camps and classes under the Classes tab or click here for info on session one and here for info on session two. Contact meredith@winniepress.com to sign up!

Kid’s Classes | Bookmaking Fun Recap

Bookmaking Fun Class

In April we had an awesome Bookmaking Fun! kid’s workshop. Each child learned a bunch of fun folds and some simple ways to sew up a book. Personalizing and decorating the book covers was definitely the highlight of the day! I’m sad we were so busy playing that we didn’t get many pictures of the finished products.

Check instructions for a pamphlet stitch here and some great accordian fold books here and here.

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Birthday Pary | Felted Dolls

Felted Doll Party

In March we were able to host a felted doll birthday party. Each girl was able to stuff and then decorate their doll. They learned how to needle felt wool roving to create their own unique doll! They made clothes from fabric scraps and tulle and had a blast giving their dolls fun accessories – sequin belts and headbands, purses, flowers, buttons, bracelets etc. We were cracking up at all the outfits!

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Classes | Intro to Felting Recap

Felted Purse Workshop

We had a great time teaching this cute group of girls how to make felted purses! This intro to felting class covered the basics of needle felting and the girls got to raid Nancy’s stash of upcycled wool sweaters and wool roving. She even taught them her favorite trick – how to twist wool yarn into a perfect purse strap! We loved seeing all the fun designs and each gal got to take home a one-of-a-kind purse!

Interested in a custom felting class for a group? Contact Nancy at njsjones@comcast.net for info!

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Classes | Letterpress Workshop Recap

Thank You Class Letterpress Workshop

We had a great time at our first Letterpress Workshop in February! It was a snowy day and it was nice to be cozy in the studio chatting and printing! Each participant learned the basics of letterpress and printed 25 thank you cards on our vandercook printing press. They also learned how to line envelopes and had fun choosing from a variety of patterned paper and envelopes.

Click here to see the letterpress workshops we have available.

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