Church/ School/ Scout Workshops
'Ohana Arts & Hula Studio has developed projects in support of various youth groups and church activities. We offer workshops and special events in hula and Polynesian culture, etiquette, foreign language, and sewing. Information on our sewing workshops is below. Please contact me for more information regarding our other workshops and special events. Mahalo. Thanks.
Workshops are normally held at our studio in Newport News, but we are available to come to your site based on our schedule. We require a 50% deposit for all reservations.
Option 1: Project Workshop
Price is $25 per person for 4 hours of instruction. 10 sewing machines are available for use. Sewing supplies are provided. This workshop is geared for children aged 6 and over. Suggested projects include:
* small pet bed
* felt vest (using our very own pattern)
* drawstring bag
Option 2: "I Can Machine Sew" Workshop
Price is $25 per person for 4 hours of instruction. 10 sewing machines are available for use. Sewing supplies are provided.
This workshop is geared for children aged 10 and over that have never sewn on a machine and have a desire to learn. A hands-on class for groups of 10 or less, this program will cover basic sewing skills, including how to sew straight, measuring, cutting and sewing safety, all while making a simple tote bag or pillowcase they keep.
Option 3: "I Can Hand Sew" Workshop
Price is $15 per person for 4 hours of instruction. Sewing supplies are provided.For scouts ages 6 and over. A hand sewing class for groups of 8 or less. This two−hour program teaches basic hand stitching using needle, thread, and felt. Kids will learn various basic stitching plus how to sew on a button while making their projects.
Option 4: "Sew Your Badges and Patches Workshop"
This is a workshop geared solely for learning basic machine sewing skills to sew on badges and patches onto your vest or sash. $20 per person for 4 hours of sewing time.
Option 5: Personalized Workshop
This is a workshop geared for your particular needs or special event. Please inquire so we may discuss details. Mahalo! Thanks!
Don't forget I also offer classes at my studio throughout the week and via parks and rec in Newport News if your scout would like to register and take formal classes.