Sewing & Fashion Design
Ages 13 - 17
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.
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 !
Are you into fashion?
Do you love the idea of designing your own clothes or up-cycling thrift store finds?
Kuka's fashion & Design classes provide lots of room for self-expression and a great opportunity to meet like-minded teens who are ready to jumpstart a fashion design career!
All our classes for teens take place during Fall, Winter and Spring for multiple weeks after school and on weekends. Additional 2-4 hour Make & Take are offered throughout each season for teens who want to try out sewing and fashion design before committing to an afterschool program.
At the end of each season, all our young 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 !
2020 Teens Summer Camps
Kuka’s is excited to introduce its brand-new 2020 Summer Camp Program:
DESIGN, CREATE & WEAR YOUR 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
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 camper 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!
( TWO CAMPERS/ROOM! )
Per Half-Day Weekly Camp
Class fee includes use of all equipment, tools, sewing notions and all fabrics!
Lunch to be provided by parents.
Availability is limited to 10 students per camp;
Sessions with less than five students will be cancelled!
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Basic Sewing & Fashion Design for Kids
One Session Classes
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
TWO FUNKY PATCHWORK JOURNALS
Transform the cover of a plain-Jane spiral notebook with fun textile scraps to make a striking fabric-covered journal and make a second one for a gift!! Participants will learn basic machine operation and sew their patchwork cover by piecing different printed fabrics together to create their personalized journals. There will be many matching designer fabrics to choose from upon arrival at class.
Time: 2 Hours
Pajama pants are a surprisingly quick and easy sewing project for beginning sewers! Kids can pick their favorite style and 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
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
Our Make & Take "Sew"lebration Packages
Are you looking for an amazing birthday party or another celebration experience that you can’t stop talking about?
Kuka's Fashion & Design is thrilled to offer different kinds of party packages for your teens' milestone "sew"lebrations to inspire them to design and make their very own fashion!
You supply the cake and guests. We provide the machines, tools, and kits.
Parties are 2.5 - 4 hours and totally customizable!!
KUKA'S FASHION & DESIGN STUDIO
150 Engle Street