Tailored Events

Community & Corporate

OpenStudios_2015_GayeAbandon_LowRes_008Tailored Events

We deliver customised sewing and textile workshops to community organisations, corporate workplaces and the public sector with an emphasis on upcycling and sustainability.

Groups will enjoy a fun, social sewing session, gain practical skills that can save them money and learn how to reduce their impact on the environment.

Some Workshop Ideas:

  • Visible mending
  • Alteration and repair sewing bees
  • Make a retro bag from upcycled fabrics
  • Sewing machine basics
  • Introduction to paper sewing patterns
  • Sew your own clothes – beginners and beyond
  • Slow Sewing – Make and fix garments by hand.
  • Homewares from preloved textiles
  • Wardrobe revival
  • Crafting with upcycled textiles
  • Sewing for children

For more information and rates, please contact gaye@gayeabandon.com