Teen Academy: Ages 13 - 18
Learn the basics of hand stitching and sewing with machines as you pattern and create your own designs. Get inspiration from the galleries, take a trip to House of Fabrics to gather materials, and create your own wearable works of art throughout the week.
Instructor: Amber Christy
Amber Christy is a teacher at STEM-certified Southside Middle School in Florence, South Carolina. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in biology and Master of Arts degree in teaching learning disabilities from Francis Marion University. Amber learned sewing basics from her grandmother and over the years has honed her skills, often working for local seamstresses.