MARCH 17, 2017: INTRO TO HAND SEWING WORKSHOP
Instructor: Alabama Chanin and The School of Making teams
Our Intro to Hand Sewing Workshop includes discussion of the physics of sewing, reverse appliqué, and an overview of garment construction and other Alabama Chanin techniques. While this workshop is suited for beginners and experienced sewers alike, we recommend this workshop if it is your first time hand sewing. Work with the Alabama Chanin and The School of Making teams to create a hand-sewn project from a selection of custom kits. After the workshop, join us in The Factory Café for lunch, including a selection of gourmet sandwiches and salads, Southern-inspired sweets, and an assortment of teas and coffees. Spend the remainder of your afternoon at The Factory, taking advantage of our store resources and our studio tour at 2:00pm.
Friday, March 17, 2017
10:00am – 12:00pm
Alabama Chanin @ The Factory
462 Lane Drive
Florence, AL 35630
$225 includes materials, instruction, lunch at The Factory Café, stories, and fellowship.
For more information, contact workshops (at) alabamachanin.com, or call Rachel at +1.256.760.1090 M – F from 8:30am – 4:30pm CST.Quantity
MARCH 31 - APRIL 1, 2017: ONE-HOUR "MINI" WORKSHOPS
Register below for our One-Hour Mini Workshops during our Annual Community Picnic Weekend at The Factory, as we celebrate 10 Years of Alabama Chanin. Visit here for a complete schedule of the day's events.
Custom DIY Design Workshop - Friday, March 31st, from 10:00 – 11:00
Cost: $50. Work alongside The School of Making Team to explore options available through our Custom DIY program. Participants will receive Design Worksheets, step-by-step instruction for designing your own custom garment, and your choice of 10 sets of 4” x 4” organic cotton jersey fabric swatches for design inspiration.
The Incredible, Edible Egg - Saturday, April 1st, from 10:30 – 11:30
Cost: $50. Join chef Zach as he teaches the basics of egg preparation, reveals where to buy the best local eggs, and tells the story of the chef’s hat. Price includes instruction, an Alabama Chanin notebook and pencil, and an egg timer.
One-Hour Stenciling Workshop - Saturday, April 1st, from 2:00 – 3:00
Cost: $65. Taught by members of the Alabama Chanin and The School of Making production team, this stenciling workshop teaches the basics of stenciling. You will practice the airbrush stenciling method (the same that we use here at The Factory), and stencil your own 10” x 16” Sample Block. Price includes instruction, Sample Block, placement Bloomers stencil on Mylar, and pennant felt.Quantity
APRIL 8, 2017: INTRO TO HAND SEWING WORKSHOP @ NASHVILLE FASHION WEEK
Instructor: Alabama Chanin Team
The Alabama Chanin team is hosting a special workshop in Nashville, as part of Nashville Fashion Week.
Our Intro to Hand Sewing Workshop includes discussion of the physics of sewing, reverse appliqué, and an overview of garment construction and other Alabama Chanin techniques. This workshop is suited to beginners and experienced sewers alike. Work with the Alabama Chanin Team to create a custom DIY garment.
Saturday, April 8, 2017
10:00am – 12:00pm
150 3rd Avenue South, Suite 108
Nashville, Tennessee 37201
$225 includes materials, instruction, stories, and laughter.
For more information, contact: workshops (at) alabamachanin.com, or call: +1.256.760.1090 Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm CSTQuantity