HALF DAY: 1 – 4 p.m.
For students entering Grades 7 – 9 in September 2017
Instructor: Malek Purran
In this fun, relaxing and highly creative camp, learn the timeless skills of knitting and sewing. Experienced Elmwood teacher, Malek Purran, will teach you knitting and sewing basics, and assist you in creating wonderful toys and other crafts. Our program will encompass machine and hand sewing, and knitting. It is designed to help participants to get inspired to explore their creativity. The sewing experience includes creating simple templates to make stuffed toys and using embroidery to design faces. The knitting program will include learning to cast on and off stitches and learn new twists on knits and pearls before proceeding to select an item to create. These include infinity scarfs and hats, as well as toys and more abstract objects.