June 26 - June 30, 2017, July 10 - July 14, 2017 and July 24-28, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

Registration is Open for Camp Stitch-a-Lot 2017

You can register for Camp Stitch-a-Lot with:
Registration is now open.  Please follow the links to register for Camp.

For a complete picture of our schedule please see our flyer.

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Camp Stitch-a-Lot 2017


Our Camp Stitch-a-Lot 2017 is coming together.  Our flyer has class descriptions, dates and the location of classes.

The registration will be managed by Rosehill Community Center or by Mukilteo Parks and Recreation.  


For all of our returning students: There are some changes to Camp Stitch A Lot for 2017.
Class location will be at Rosehill Community Center in Mukilteo or Jennings Park in Marysville.

If you're a new student, look at our Facebook page to see lots of pictures from last year's camp.  It was really fun!  
  

Read all about it on our flyer.  

Sunday, February 21, 2016

2016 Camp Stitch-a-Lot Class Descriptions

Sewing 100  
June 27 - July 1, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
July 11 - July 15,  1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

This class will provide an introduction to the world of sewing.  We will introduce the following basics: 
  • Sewing and machine terminology
  • Tools for sewing
  • Hand Sewing
  • Machine Sewing
Simple, fun projects throughout the week will peak the student’s interest and enthusiasm for sewing.  Students will work on projects that build skills in using and controlling the sewing machine.  Stitches include a straight seam, back stitch and zigzag.  Projects will include a hand-stitched needle case, pillowcase, and tote bag.

Sewing 101- (Prerequisite – Introduction to Sewing)
June 27 - July 1, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
July 11 - July 15, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.The student will learn to read patterns and to begin making garments. The emphasis in the class includes the following skills; pattern reading, pattern cutting, marking, elastic waistband, seam finishes and hemming. The projects to build these skills include pajama bottoms, a lunch bag and an apron.


Sewing 102 - (Prerequisite – Introduction to Sewing and Basic Sewing 1)
July 11 - July 15, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.


Students will make a shirt, or shirt-dress from woven fabric that includes a collar, sleeves, buttons and button holes.

Basic Crochet – Portable hand project
June 27 - July 1, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Learn to make a chain stitch, a single crochet stitch and the importance of gauge.  The projects will be a bracelet with beads, a scarf, a potholder and a bottle cozy.   



Basic Knitting
July 11 - July 15,  1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

The students will be introduced to the tools used when knitting, yarn selection, reading patterns, and the basic knit stitch. Projects will include spool knitting, fingerless gloves and a felted project.

Saturday, January 16, 2016

2016 Camp Stitch A Lot

Planning is underway for our summer sewing camp.  The classes will be held during July.  The class descriptions and project pictures will be listed here when they are available.

June 27 - July 1

  • Sewing 100 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. This is the beginning sewing class
  • Sewing 101 1 p.m. -  4 p.m.  This is the next level sewing class.
  • Crochet      1 p.m. -  4 p.m.   Introduction to crochet.
July 11 -July 15
  • Sewing 101 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.  This is the second level sewing class.  
  • Sewing 102 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.  Our third level sewing class.
  • Sewing 100 1 p.m. -  4 p.m.   Our beginning sewing class.
  • Knitting      1 p.m. -  4 p.m.   Introduction to knitting.  
Please review the pictures and descriptions from last years classes that follow this post.  That will give you an idea of the types of projects and classes we hold.  Our facebook page has some picture albums of last years classes in action.  Check it out here.



Friday, May 8, 2015

Class Descriptions for 2015 Camp Stitch A Lot (REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR 2015)


Introduction to Sewing 
This class will provide an introduction to the world of sewing. We will introduce the following basics:

  • sewing and machine terminology
  • notions
  • hand sewing
  • sewing with a machine

Simple, fun projects throughout the week will peak the student’s interest and enthusiasm for sewing. Students will work on projects that build skills in using and controlling the sewing machine. Stitches include a straight seam, back stitch and zigzag. Projects will include a pillowcase, a 4-patch pillowcase, and a tote bag.
2015 Registration Form
Medical and Media Release Form

 

Basic Sewing 1 (Prerequisite – Introduction to Sewing)
The student will learn to read patterns and to begin making garments. The emphasis in the class includes the following skills; pattern reading, pattern cutting, marking, elastic waistband, seam finishes and hemming. The projects to build these skills include pajama bottoms, a lunch bag and an apron.
2015 Registration Form
Medical and Media Release Form

Basic Sewing 2  (Prerequisite – Introduction to Sewing and Basic Sewing 1)
The students will make a shirt from woven fabric that includes sleeves, a collar, a pocket, buttons, and button- holes. This class will encourage students to work on their project independently with mentors available for advice. 2015 Registration Form
Medical and Media Release Form

Basic Sewing 3 with Knit Fabrics  (Prerequisite – Introduction to Sewing , Basic Sewing 1 and Basic Sewing 2)

Sewers in this class will make a skirt with knit fabric from a pattern (New Look 6338) and a vest with knit fabric (McCalls 7042).
2015 Registration Form
2015 Medical and Media Release
Knit Vest 
Knit skirt - short, long, or high-low
Basic Knitting 


The students will be introduced to the tools used when knitting, yarn selection, reading patterns, and the basic knit stitch. Projects will include spool knitting, fingerless gloves and a felted project. 2015 Registration Form   Medical and Media Release Form



Advanced Knitting: (Prerequisite – Basic Knitting or proficiency with the basic knit stitch)
The students will be introduced to the pearl stitch, decrease stitches and circular needles. Project for circular needles is a felted bowl or the second choice is a hat which features pearl stitches and decrease stitches (it is stitched flat and then seamed to create hat shape.)
2015 Registration Form  Medical and Media Release Form



Basic Crochet:
The fundamentals of the “portable” craft will be introduced. The students will learn basic crochet stitches, work- ing in rows and rounds, and finishing while completing the following projects:

  • a beaded bracelet
  • a neck scarf
  • a water bottle carrier 
2015 Registration Form    Medical and Media Release Form

Monday, February 16, 2015

Camp Stitch a Lot for 2015




unique sewing and needle arts camp offered each summer for young people ages 8-17.  Our goal is for the students to become familiar with sewing machines, notions & supplies, patterns, fabrics, design and other needle arts.  The half-day classes are 1 week long.  

The Clothing and Textile Advisors of Snohomish County are proud to announce that we will hold Camp Stitch A lot during the summer of 2015. 

Class descriptions and registration forms will be available soon.