Create! Sewing Skills 13 - 15 years
- What:Young People's Events
- Where:Art Studio, Sackler Centre
YOUNG PEOPLE'S WORKSHOP: Examining various construction and surface decoration techniques from the V&A’s collections with designer-maker Elizabeth Oniri, you will gain an overview of the importance of sewing in fashion.
Learn machine and hand sewing skills, and create a fabric portfolio of samples showing surface decorations techniques such as appliqué, hand and machine embroidery, and couching. Find out how to sew in a zip, make a seam, and use simple gathering and piping techniques.
13 – 15 years
No previous experience is needed.
There is only a 30 minute lunch break, so it is advisable to bring a packed lunch.