Sew Happy Color - Paint Your Clutch - with Katie Kortman
- Advanced Beginner
This is a super special class that is going to sell out quickly and you wont want to miss out! The one and only Katie Kortman is coming to Topstitch to show us all how to infuse color and happiness into our me-made wardrobe. An accomplished artist, sewist, teacher, and textile designer, Katie is going to demonstrate designing and painting on a plain fabric ground. This is a 2-part workshop whereby you will design & paint your fabric & then use it to sew our Topstitch Essential Clutch.
We will kick off Katie's visit with an event Friday night, "Wardrobe Color Theory", 6-8PM. On Sunday morning Katie with guide you through her fabric design process and show you how to bring your fabric to life with paint and color. During the drying time, we will take a short lunch break. After lunch, you will get to sewing and creating your one-of-a-kind clutch. Time permitting, we look forward to everyone modeling their garment & showing off their best #handmadehustle
Also, as part of this class, you will receive free admission to Katie's Friday Night event "Wardrobe Color Theory" complete with a color theory talk, cocktail reception, and Instagram worthy photo ops throughout Ponce City Market.
You've taken one of our intro to sewing classes or have the equivalent amount of experience. You have some basic garment sewing experience such as a pullover top or a-line skirt. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You've sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
Materials needed: We will provide you with 1yd of prepared for dyeing fabric for class. You will receive the fabric at class.
Materials provided: Paint, brushes, fabric, zipper, thread--everything you need for class!
Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 4 / Max 8
Instructor: Katie Kortman!!