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DECONSTRUCTION: A BEGINNER'S PATH TO CLOTHING CONSTRUCTION

Jun 15,2017 - Jun 29,2017    Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Deconstruction: A Beginner's Path to Clothing Construction DATE: Thursdays, June 15, 22, & 29, 2017 TIME: 7:00pm-9:00pm COST: $125 per person for all 3 classes; or $45/per class; Early Bird: $110 for all 3 classes if registered before May 26th! Social Media Page This series (3 classes) will teach you how to construct a basic garment. We will reverse engineer made garments in an effort to understand the shapes when used in a commercial pattern. TO REGISTER: Make a payment through PLACE'S Paypal and include a note: "CLOTHING CONSTRUCTION". Please include your full name and email if different from your paypal account. If you are registering multiple students in one payment, please include their full names and emails as well. SCHEDULE: CLASS 1; Thursday, June 15 : How to read & use a commercial pattern CLASS 2; Thursday, June 22: How to take measurements Fabric identification and acquisition CLASS 3; Thursday, June 29: Pattern layout and cutting Sewing Machine Operation Basic hand stitching INSTRUCTOR: Cecelia Clark ("CC") . . .”The SwapMaMa” The SwapMama (Cecelia "CC" Clark) has been the Custodian of the Machines at the Maker Faire’s Swap-o-Rama-Rama for Wendy Tremayne's Swap-o-Rama-Rama Bay Area Group for the last 7 years and has produced the event twice at World Maker Faire NY. Please contact CC by email: consuming0creatingmore@gmail.com, for specific questions about the class content. Email PLACE: info@aplaceforsustainableliving.org,  if you have difficulties registering.  


Location

PLACE for Sustainable Living
1121 64th Street
Oakland, 94608

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CREATING COMMONS FESTIVAL 2017

Sep 16,2017 -     Time: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE! CREATING COMMONS FESTIVAL 2017! September 16, 2017 ; 10:00am-6:00pm You may have been wondering when the heck is our Creating Commons Festival - usually in May on our birthday! This year this annual neighborhood placemaking block party will be September 16, 2017. Please save this date! Many reasons for moving it this year, but it gives us that much more time to plan. As usual, if you want to help us with this extraordinary street festival, please fill out our 2017 Creating Commons Organizing Form. See updates on our Social Media Events Page!


Location

PLACE for Sustainable Living
Street
Oakland, 94608

Event Fees: