Fashion Design "Denim-tastic"

Tuesday

Projects:

Jean Shorts

Fashion Mask

Phone Case

Accessories

GENERAL SUPPLIES PROVIDED BY SEW HAPPY:

  • Sharp scissors

  • 2 Needles #6

  • 1 Embroidery Needle 

  • 3 Needle threaders

  • Pincushion

  • 20 Pins

  • 2 Spools of thread

  • 2 Skeins Embroidery Floss

  • Seam ripper

  • Thimble

  • Measuring Tape

  • Gluestick

  • Masking Tape

  • Frixion Marker

  • 1 1/2 yards blue pompom trim

  • Extra Buttons

  • Mask Template

  • Spool of wide ribbon

  • Garbage bag (1 black, 1 blue)

  • 10 yards blue tulle

  • White t-shirt

SUPPLIES PROVIDED BY CAMPER:

  • Full size mannequin

  • Markers

  • Sharpies

  • 2 Magazines

  • Fabric Markers

 

Schedule

9.45am BE READY

  • Be ready for start of camp

  • Enter Zoom meeting

  • Be wearing your headset and test the microphone

  • Have participants/campers on mute

  • Have samples ready to show during Meet 'n' Greet

  • Have materials ready for demonstration if needed

  • Have water close by

  • Have camper info in case you need to contact a parent by phone

 

 

10am MEET 'n' GREET (20 Mins)

  1. Greet campers whilst waiting for everyone to join.

  2. Have campers start on their Welcome Activity: Make the "About Me" Dice using scissors and gluestick.

  3. Mute ALL campers then unmute each camper one at a time as you go around the "room" and ask everyone to say their name and an interesting fact you (the instructor) choose.

SUGGESTION: A positive word that describes you

NOTE: Try to get the kids interacting at this point, suggest camper A asks camper B a question etc.

10.20am GOALS (10 Mins)

  • With campers muted:

    • Introduce camp projects

      • Show samples of each item​

      • Explain goals for the week

      • and goals for today

    • CAMP GUIDELINES

10.30am FASHION DRAWING ACTIVITY (30 Mins)

BUSINESS LOGO

Supplies needed: Bag labelled "Business Logo"

Markers or colored pencils

11am 15 MINUTE BREAK (Use this time to help anyone catch up)

11.15am PHONE CASE (45 Mins)

  • Supplies needed: jeans, scissors, masking tape, measuring tape

 

  • VIDEO DRAW A STITCH LINE

  • VIDEO BACK STITCH

 

Campers finished early can start to work on denim patch (see below)

 

12PM LUNCH BREAK

 

1pm SEW BUTTON & ELASTIC (50 Mins)

Supplies needed: pincushion, needle threader, scissors, needle and thread

  • VIDEO "How To Attach Elastic Hair Tie"

  • Campers: stitch elastic

  • VIDEO "How To Sew The Button On"

  • Campers: Sew button on​​

 

 

  • Campers finished early can color

Note: Experienced sewers can continue or start this activity

1.50pm 15 MINUTE BREAK (use this time to help anyone if needed)

Option To Play "Would You Rather..."

 

2.05pm FASHION CHALLENGE (30 Mins)

  • Supplies needed: Mannequin, black garbage bag, masking tape

  • VIDEO: Demo

  • FASHION CHALLENGE

 

  • Campers who finish early should work on coloring sheet

 

2.35pm WIND DOWN (25 Mins)

  • Clean up

  • Prepare for tomorrow

  • Show 'n' tell (Special Place)

  • Tell campers Show & Tell for tomorrow

  • If time - campers share "what I liked about camp today..."

3pm END OF DAY

  • End Zoom meeting - do not leave open

  • Make sure you are prepared for tomorrow

      Goals for today

  • To design a business logo

  • To make a phone case from jeans

  • Trash bag challenge

      Goals for the week

  • To learn how to hand sew

  • To re-purpose a pair of jeans in to shorts, fashion mask, phone case and accessories

  • To learn about fashion design

  • To have fun and to make new "virtual" friends

How To Attach Hair Tie
Draw A Stitch Line
Back Stitch
Trash Bag Challenge

What to bring for Show 'n' Tell tomorrow:

Fashion Challenge:

Design A Superhero Outfit using only a BLACK garbage bag and masking tape

Experienced Sewer Activity
Sewing A Button On

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How To Untangle A Knot
How To Thread A Needle
Straight Stitch
How To Tie A Knot
Experienced Sewer Activity
Sewing A Button
Lock Stitch
How To Split Floss

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