Kids Classes & Camps

Classes are currently postponed due to the COVID-19 Stay at home order.  Cut & Sew is offering virtual lessons - please contact me for more details!  Also, I have been posting some YouTube Tutorials to help you keep sewing at home, or to help you make masks at home.  You can view that HERE.  There are lots of kid-friendly videos!   If you would like to make a donation for these please send a donation with venmo to @Catherine-Batcho (412-865-6565) or with paypal to Catherine@cutandsewstudio.com - The donations are greatly appreciated and will help cover costs to keep the studio running while classes are not happening. Thank you so much for your continued support!!  And if you want to make masks to donate please visit maskmakerspgh.org

Happy Sewing!!!!

Please follow the link to YouTube to view videos from Catherine

 

Join our fun kids events offered throughout the year!  During the school year we offer classes for students as young as 6 through 8th grade as a regular weekly sewing class.  High school students can choose to join an adult class, or if they are comfortable may also join a kids class.  During the summer, camps are offered for students from 6 years up through senior in high school.

SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

  • June 15 Week
    AM Circle Skirts Intermediate Camp
    PM Color-blocked dress Intermediate Camp
  • June 22 Week
    AM Intro to Sewing Camp
    PM Intermediate Doll Clothes Making Camp
  • June 29 Week
    AM Intro to Sewing Camp
    PM Intermediate Bag, Pillows and Pouches Camp
  • July 6 Week
    AM Intermediate Fashion Maker Camp
  • July 13 Week
    AM Color-blocked dress Intermediate Camp
    PM Intro to Sewing Camp
  • July 20 Week
    AM Unconventional Camp
  • July 27 Week
    AM Intermediate Quilt Making Camp
    PM Intermediate Backpack Making Camp
  • August 3 Week
    AM Intro to Sewing Camp
  • August 10 Week
    AM Intro to Sewing Camp

Unconventional Fashion Camp

Have you thought about what it might be like to use unconventional materials to design and make clothing? Then this is the camp for you! Inspired by the favorite unconventional challenge of Project Runway, this camp will teach students to think outside the box when it comes to design. This is sure to be a fun camp!

Quilting Camp

Make your very own blanket to curl up in this summer in our Quilt Summer Camp! Students will learn a few beginner quilt blocks and quilting techniques, and design your own project as you sew.

Intro To Sewing For Kids – SPRING SESSION and CAMPS

Perfect for beginner level students who have not sewn before (or with very little experience).

Intermediate & Advanced Sewing For Kids – SPRING SESSION

For students who have taken my intro to sewing camp/class or other similar experience. Students will select their project with the instructor’s help.

Circle Skirts Camp

In this intermediate-level camp we will play with circles, learning the math and geometry behind the circle skirt…so you can make your very own twirly skirt and top!!

Design and Make a Color-Blocked Dress Camp

What better way to show off your sewing skills than wearing your creations! In this intermediate-level camp students will have the opportunity to design a color-blocked dress using a basic shift style dress as a template.

American Girl Doll Clothes Camp

In this intermediate-level camp, students are welcome to bring their American Girl doll or ANY other 18″ doll to camp so they can model the clothes they make

Backpack Camp: The Making Backpack

Come make a backpack with us! In this Intermediate level camp students will make a real backpack!

Bags, Pillows and Pouches Camp

This summer camp will take your sewing skills to the next level with a fun, personalized pillowcase, zipper pouch, and sturdy boxed tote bag project – perfect summer adventure or back-to-school accessories!