GB ARTS WORKSHOPS

Maggie teaches these workshops in the heart of downtown Owen Sound at The Georgian Bay School of the Arts.

REVERSIBLE SMOCK

$120.00
Is it an apron? Is it a top? It’s a smock, and it is reversible. Make a charming cover-up in one day with two cotton fabrics of your choice. This is a great opportunity to learn and practice sewing skills on your own sewing machine or one borrowed from GB Arts.

Beginner sewing skills required.

Please put your size (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, etc.) in the comment section, and your instructor will make sure to have a pattern your size.

WHEN & WHERE
SAT Nov 12th 9:30am to 4:30pm
938 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound

ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Maggie’s mom taught her sewing at a young age and it put her streets ahead for beginning many years of sewing in high school. As a Meandering Maker, sewing is one of the many handcrafts in her life, including leather work, jewellery, fabric clock making, and knitting. And she still loves to explore new mediums.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
Your own sewing machine
Two pieces of 1.5 metre cotton or cotton blend fabric
Matching thread

Click here to sign up.

GET TO KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE

$65.00
In this class, you will learn how to thread and operate your own sewing machine. Basic operations will be taught as you make a simple tea towel to take home. Common problems such as jammed needles and broken threads will be covered. Understanding your sewing machine will give you the confidence to pursue projects at home or at GB Arts!

You may bring your own sewing machine, or borrow one from GB Arts.

WHEN & WHERE
SAT Nov 5th 10:00am to 12:00pm
938 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound

ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Maggie’s mom taught her sewing at a young age and it put her streets ahead for beginning many years of sewing in high school. As a Meandering Maker, sewing is one of the many handcrafts in her life, including leather work, jewellery, fabric clock making, and knitting. And she still loves to explore new mediums.

Click here to sign up.

MUSKOKA WORKSHOPS

These workshops are a collaboration between cousins, Maggie Mann and
Cathy Oakden, near Huntsville in beautiful Muskoka. Enjoy the view
while you create.

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LEARN TO NEEDLE FELT

$45.00
Learn to Needle Felt in a cozy, three hour workshop. This technique produces attractive items in a very short time. You will create at least one piece and will leave with enough wool to continue your journey in felting. Perfect even for those who do not think they are creative.

This workshop will include everything you need to get going, plus refreshments!

WHEN & WHERE
SAT Nov 19th 1:00pm to 4:00pm OR SUN Nov 20th 1:00pm to 4:00pm

ABOUT THE PRESENTERS
These workshops are a collaboration between cousins, Cathy Oakden, a Muskoka resident, and Maggie Mann, who vists Cathy’s paradise when she can.

To sign up, email Cathy at oakmak@cottagecountry.net

PAST WORKSHOPS

Workshops from days past! Please get in contact with me if you are interested in any of these previously run events.

GET TO KNOW YOUR SEWING MACHINE

$70.00
In this class, you will learn how to thread and operate your own sewing machine. Basic operations will be taught as you make a simple tea towel to take home. Common problems such as jammed needles and broken threads will be covered. Understanding your sewing machine will give you the confidence to pursue projects at home or at GB Arts!

You may bring your own sewing machine, or borrow one from GB Arts.

WHEN & WHERE
TUES Sept 13th 6:30pm to 8:30pm

ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Maggie’s mom taught her sewing at a young age and it put her streets ahead for beginning many years of sewing in high school. As a Meandering Maker, sewing is one of the many handcrafts in her life, including leather work, jewellery, fabric clock making, and knitting. And she still loves to explore new mediums.

Click here to sign up.

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LEARN TO NEEDLE FELT

$45.00
Learn to Needle Felt in a cozy, three hour workshop. This technique produces attractive items in a very short time. You will create at least one piece and will leave with enough wool to continue your journey in felting. Perfect even for those who do not think they are creative.

This workshop will include everything you need to get going, plus refreshments!

WHEN & WHERE
WED May 11th 6:00pm to 9:00pm OR THURS May 12th 1:00pm to 4:00pm

ABOUT THE PRESENTERS
These workshops are a collaboration between cousins, Cathy Oakden, a Muskoka resident, and Maggie Mann, who vists Cathy’s paradise when she can.

To sign up, email Cathy at oakmak@cottagecountry.net

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