Saturday, September 27, 2008

CRAFT SHOW & WORKSHOPS: Sew Be It Studios at the Clothing Show (Sep 26-28) & Creativ Festival (Oct 17-19)

will be at The Clothing Show this fall

... Toronto's Weekend Shopping Event.

September 26-28

Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place

Shop from over 300 booths, showcasing independent designers, retailers and artisans from across Ontario.

and Take a Paws in your shopping.... Stop by our booth for a quick sewing lesson and make a cat or dog bed for The Toronto Humane Society. More information and Advanced tickets at

will also be at
The Creativ Festival in October.

October 17, 18 & 19

Metro Toronto Convention Centre
, South Building, Halls D & C
Friday: 10am - 8pm
Saturday: 10am - 6pm

Sunday: 10am - 5pm

and Take a Paws in your shopping....Stop by our booth for a quick sewing lesson and make a cat or dog bed for The Toronto Humane Society

Our workshops at the Creativ Festival:

Fashion Illustration Workshop (25) Beginner

Saturday: 1pm - 4pm

Fashion Illustration is more than just drawing. It is the main form of communication for fashion and costume designers. In this introductory workshop learn how to draw the human form, proportion, how to depict fabric properties, patterns and more. Let's get your design ideas onto paper. Bring: Sketchbook, pencils, eraser, pencil crayons.

Corset Workshop (25) Intermediate - Advanced

Thursday: 1pm - 5pm
Learn the fundamental construction techniques to make the perfect corset. You will have the chance to see why the corset is often considered wearable art. Learn techniques for flat mounting, boning and finishing as you make a sample half corset in class. Kit $45

Knits & Starts: Casting On & Binding Off (25) Beginner

Friday: 1pm - 2:30pm
Allison Covey shares a variety of cast-ons and bind-offs that will enhance the function and appearance of your hand knits. Explore provisional cast-ons, stretchy, decorative and matched edges and learn to choose the best methods for your projects. Bring: Any size needles & appropriate weight yarn.

More or Less: Increasing & Decreasing (25) Intermediate

Saturday: 1pm - 2:30

Sample a variety of increases and decreases for hand knitting. Explore with Allison methods from the decorative to the invisible and learn which to use when. Bring: Any size needles & appropriate weight yarn.

For more information, advance tickets and registration for the workshops, please visit


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