Sewing & Fashion Design

FOR KIDS

Ages 6-12

Introduce your child to the creative art of sewing. Your child will learn to sew by hand and on the machine and be creating accessories and simple clothes before you know it! See your child gain confidence and build self-esteem as they learn better eye-hand coordination, fine motor skills and a valuable life-skill!

All our classes for children take place seasonally during Fall, Winter and Spring for multiple weeks after school and on weekends.   Additional one-session courses are offered throughout each season for kids who want to try out sewing and fashion design before committing to an afterschool program.

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See your child gain confidence and build self-esteem as they learn better eye-hand coordination, fine motor skills and a valuable life-skill!

Introduce your child to the creative art of sewing. Your child will learn to sew by hand and on the machine and be creating accessories and simple clothes before you know it!

All our classes for children take place during Fall, Winter and Spring for multiple weeks after school and on weekends. Additional 2-3 hour workshops are offered throughout each season for kids who want to try out sewing and fashion design before committing to an afterschool program.

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At the end of each season, all our little designers will have a blast showing off their fashion design creations to their parents and friends and feel like a star being born at our free runaway show !

4-WEEK PROGRAM - INTRO TO FASHION SEWING 

In this short program students are introduced to hand sewing, using the sewing machine, basic pattern layout, fabric cutting, elementary sewing construction, and finishing techniques using basic sewing notions.

$160

Class fee includes use of all equipment, tools, sewing notions and all fabrics! 

Every child registered in a class will have their own state-of-the-art Quantum Stylist sewing machines to work with at their own pace and under the caring supervision of our professional instructors. To ensure safety and a sewing success, all our sewing machines are  equipped with speed control and finger guards.

Students use child-friendly patterns to make 1-2  fashionable items during their class. 

For every sewing project, students will also be shown ways to creatively customize each project to make them totally unique!

Sewing projects include fun and fashionable accessories and wearables!

FRI   DEC 27 - JAN 17 * 4:15 - 6:00 pm

SAT DEC 28 - JAN 18 12:30 - 2:15 pm

 
 
 
 

2020 Spring Break Camp

APRIL 6 - 17, 2020

Our Spring Break Camp will be the perfect way to have your child spend their spring break!! 

 

The two Spring Break Weekly Camps are offered from:

April 6 - 10 & April 13-17

 

Each Weekly Camp will be available in Half-Day Sessions

Morning (9-12am) & Afternoon (1-4pm) 

 

In each 3-hour session, campers learn how to work with sewing patterns to create one-of-a-kind items of wearable clothing and accessories by hand and machine.

 

Campers will take home 4-5 finished projects after each weekly camp.

Each Weeky HALF DAY Camp Session will have a different theme, so we invite campers to participate in more than one!!

$295

HALF DAY - ONE WEEK CAMP

Class fee includes use of all equipment, tools, sewing notions and all fabrics! 

Lunch to be provided by parents.

PLEASE NOTE: Availability is limited to 10 students per session; Sessions with less than five students will be cancelled!

After School Classes

10 WEEK SIGNATURE PROGRAM - KIDS FASHION DESIGN & SEWING

In this comprehensive 10-week program we start teaching your child the basic techniques of sewing and how to use the tools and accessories that make sewing fun - one simple step at a time!!!

FASHION SEWING SKILLS KIDS WILL LEARN IN THIS PROGRAM

Basic Hand Sewing

Introduction to the Sewing Machine – Threading, Fabric Tension, Accessories, Speed Control, Stitch Width & Length Etc.

How To Select The Right Fabric for Your Project

Introduction to Sewing Patterns - Layout, Cutting & Simple Adjustments

Following Sewing Tutorial Instructions for Project Construction.

Introduction to Garment Fit

Reversible Fabrics Sewing Technique

Inserting Zippers

Working with Interfacing

Topstitching Techniques  

Hemming Basics

And Much More!!

$485 

Fee is for ten 1 1/2 hour classes and includes use of all equipment, tools, sewing notions and fabrics! 

Every child registered in a class will have their own touch screen Quantum Stylist sewing machines to work with at their own pace and under the caring supervision of our professional instructors.

To ensure safety and sewing success, all sewing machines are  equipped with speed control and finger guards.

Students use child-friendly patterns to make 1-2  fun and fashionable items during their class.

Projects progress step-by-step to build sewing skills.

For every sewing project, students will be shown ways to creatively customize each project to make them unique!

Sewing projects include fun and fashionable accessories and wearables that can  be modelled in our fashion show at the end of the program!

Click button below for available classes!

2020 Kids Summer Camps

Kuka’s is excited to introduce its brand-new 2020 Summer Camp Program:  

DESIGN, CREATE & WEAR YOU OWN FASHION LINE!

For your budding fashion designers, this is the program they have been waiting for!!!

Turn their love for fashion into an amazing opportunity to hone their couture-inspired craft and produce their very own one-of-a-kind wearable creations.

From sketching their first fashion croquis, choosing the best fabrics, cuttting customized patterns, assembling wearables by hand or machine to adding unique details to jazz up final  creations -

your Young Designer will have lots of fun learning one-step-at-a-time the right skills to create their first mini fashion line with confidence!

JULY 06 - AUGUST 24, 2020

Morning & Afternoon Camps  

  • Ages 7-12 

  • Beginners and more experienced sewers are all welcome!

  • Camps run MON-FRI in HALF-DAY SESSIONS  (9-12am & 1-4pm) 

  • Each week,  kids complete 4-5 projects for their mini fashion line.

  • Fashion themes/projects change weekly - campers are invited to sign-up for several!

  • Every child with have their own sewing machine with speed control and finger guards for extra safety

  • One instructor and one assistant for every 6 campers!

  • BONUS: Campers show off their creations in a fashion show for friends and families at the end of the summer program!

SEMI-PRIVATE CLASSES   

( TWO CAMPERS/ROOM! ) 

$385

Per Half-Day Weekly Camp

Class fee includes use of all equipment, tools, sewing notions and all fabrics! 

Lunch to be provided by parents.

PLEASE NOTE:

Availability is limited to 6 students per camp;

Sessions with less than five students will be cancelled!

JOIN OUR MAILING LIST BELOW TO BE NOTIFIED ABOUT FUTURE SCHOOL BREAK PROGRAMS!

One Time Workshops 

Not ready to commit to a multi-week program quite yet? We get it!  

To help your kid fall in love with sewing, Kuka's will periodically offer single session workshops for you to try it out :)

See below a few examples of the workshops we may offer. 

 

To see the full schedule of our current workshops,  check out our BOOK A CLASS page 

REVERSIBLE SLING BAG

This awesome looking bag is a great project for a beginner sewer. The reversible design is “sew” versatile and makes a perfect gift! Participants will learn basic machine operation and stitching before assembling and sewing a reversible sling bag. Pretty matching prints for both sides of the bag will be available upon arrival at class

Time: 2 Hours

Price: $49

COMFY PAJAMAS

Pajama pants are a surprisingly quick and easy sewing project for beginning sewers!

Kids can pick their fabric. Snuggly PJ pants in cuddly flannels are perfect for the fall and winter season!  Participants will learn basic machine operation and sewing before assembling their project in their fabric of choice available upon arrival at class.

Time: 2 Hours

Price: $49

DREAMY PILLOWS

Looking for a fun project that will put a smile on your kid’s faces? Then this sewing party theme will be a big winner!  Participants will learn basic machine operation and stitching before assembling and sewing these cuddly warm pillows for their next slumber party!! Super soft fleece in a couple of colors will be provided upon arrival at class

Time: 2 Hours

Price: $49