Make-It Take-It Projects
Make-It Take-It projects are a great way to learn new things at the Expo. They’re projects that put your hands on a new technique or product in an informal, fun atmosphere. Look for the samples on display at the Expo, along with signs directing you to participating Exhibitors’ booths.
Sew Wonderful Dreams
Applique – Easy for Everyone $5.00
Create a charming applique tea towel for yourself or as a gift with Connie Spurlock. Experience first-hand how easy it is to use a pressing sheet. Tea towel and fabric are included for the $5.00 fee.
Sew Artfully Yours
Silk Screen & Crystals T-shirt $10.00
Sign up early at the Sew Artfully Yours booth for your opportunity to learn two embellishment techniques. Embellish a T-shirt by applying your own crystal applique and adding a silk screen design. Embellishments are applied to a 100% cotton T-shirt in your choice of black or purple, which is completely washable and dryable. When you see how easy this is, you’ll want more than one. Great for gifts! Shirt sizes range from Child 4/5, 10/12, Adult medium, large, X-large and 2X-large.
Early Times Workshop
Petal Pouch $5.00
Create this handy little drawstring pouch using an antique Singer Featherweight and a bit of hand sewing. A perfect secret sister gift the pouch can gather your jewelry for travel, sewing tools or other valued treasures.
Rhinestone Gift / Tote Bag $5.00
Custom design and bling up a mini cotton tote. Great for carrying around your sewing supplies or makes a fantastic gift bag. This is a fun, fast and easy project that anyone age 5 or older can do.
Glamorous Lace Jewelry $5.00
Using the vibrant colors of TUSKINEKO FABRIC INKS and TSC Designs laces, learn how to make lace jewelry - earrings, a necklace, a bracelet or a broach. Embellish with just the right amount of glitter for that "just perfect" sparkle and sophistication. Stop by TSC Designs at 11:30, 1:30, 3:30, or 4:30 to learn and love making your own unique lace jewelry.
Laura Murray Designs
Creative Patch $5.00
Create a patch suitable for shirts, bags or quilt blocks using creative fabric painting techniques.
Braided Strap $5.00
Learn a new technique with Barb Callahan as you make a braided strap made of wool fiber suitable for use on your newest bag or tote.