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Kids' Sewing Summer Camp - Summer 2022

A week-long day camp, full of fun & interesting projects.  Geared to hone basic sewing skills plus challenge the kids to tackle trickier procedures. Ages 9 to 13 years.  Sewing machines & all materials provided.

This summer we offer 2 different syllabuses/syllabi, allowing returning participants to tackle new projects, or giving newcomers a 2-week sewing adventure option.

Please pack your own lunch and snacks.

9am - 4pm

PLEASE NOTE: our shop & classroom area is set up for social distancing, and we have COVID protocol in place.  Use of masks is recommended. Workstations are sanitized prior to camp each day.

Kids Camp Weeks 1 & 3 (July 11-15 & July 25-29)

Projects will include:

  • Messenger bag
  • Pillowcase
  • Reading pillow
  • Sock stuffed toy
  • Zipper pouch
  • Pencil roll
  • Small lap quilt


Weeks 2 & 4 (July 18-22 & August 8-12)

Projects will include: 

  • Whale Stuffed toy
  • Fabric Basket
  • Coin/Card pouch/wallet
  • Drawstring bag made with your favourite chocolate bar or candy wrapper
  • Mermaid zipper pouch
  • Quilted journal cover
  • Giant floor pillow

*Other projects may be added or substituted based on timing and students progress during the camp.

If you cannot attend a class and it is 7 or more days before class, you will receive a store credit for 75% of the value of the class with a 30-day expiry date. If you cancel less than 7 days before class, you will NOT receive a refund or store credit. No credit or refund will be given for a "no show" in class regardless of reason. So please ensure that you are able to attend before signing up. East Coast Quilt Co reserves the right to cancel classes/events for any reason. If this happens, you will be refunded your full class fee.

For most of our classes we ask you to bring a 'basic sewing kit' which usually contains: scissors, small snipping scissors, straight pins & a pin cushion or collector, seam ripper, a spool of neutral 50 wt cotton thread, notebook & pen/pencil etc.).


Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: Projects in the kids camps are all beginner friendly. Students will learn about selecting fabrics, cutting safety, sewing with a sewing machine, and much more!
Materials Included: All materials included. Sewing machines supplied.
Requirements: Participants are required to have a basic sewing kit which should include: scissors, small snipping scissors, straight pins, a pin cushion or collector, seam ripper, a spool of neutral 50 wt cotton thread, notebook, pen/pencil.
Instructor: Lori Shortall
Instructor Bio: Lori is a combination of the Energizer Bunny and (a younger!) Jenny Doan! She is a gifted teacher, a talented quilter and a funny, outgoing individual! Her classes are fun & informative.
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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.