ARCHIVE: This event has now finished Aspire to Sew
11January 201710.00AM FREE
Aspire to SewWed 11 Jan at 10.00AM
Aspire to Sew
Every Wednesday 10am
Help with sewing machine skills
Learn how to use a sewing machine
Sewing projects – make a peg bag, beach bag or something else
Simple clothing alterations perhaps try making an item of clothing
The art of mending and upcycling was being lost, but now a whole new generation is picking up the thread and reusing what could end up in the trash.
Although the mending and upcycling of materials movement is still small, it is growing and people are coming round to the idea that you can’t just throw things out any more, you need to fix them or reuse them.
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