Visible Mending • March 30

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Thursday, March 30, 6 – 9 pm

Sadie Stock

Fall in love with your old clothes all over again! Bring your ripped and worn clothing to Textile Center, and use the art of visible mending to give your old things renewed life. Learn 4 different methods of mending, including weaving stitch and patching, to repair clothing by hand. Complete at least one mending project in class, and learn the techniques to mend many more things at home. Be part of this slow fashion movement that embraces the beauty of old things from the past for a greener, more sustainable future! Open to beginners as well as more experienced hand sewers. $10 materials fee, payable to the instructor at the time of class.

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Instructor Bio:

Sadie Stock (she/they) began exploring fiber arts in childhood, learning spinning, knitting and sewing from the women in her family. She recently graduated from Sterling College in Vermont where the college’s experiential learning curriculum allowed Sadie to explore broad topics of ecology, food, education, and culture often through the medium of fiber. At Sterling, Sadie was introduced to natural dyes and dyeing, and since then has been diving into quilting, knitting, and crocheting as connecting threads to past generations in their family. Sadie is interested in exploring the fiber in context as an art form that spans cultures and time and tracks dynamics of class, race, and gender throughout the world.

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Withdrawal Policy

If you need to withdraw from class and you send a withdrawal request at least 5 business days before the start of your workshop, you may receive a refund (minus a $25 processing fee). Alternatively, you may transfer your full tuition to another currently listed class or convert your full tuition into a tax-deductible donation to Textile Center.

We are unable to provide a refund or make a tuition transfer if your notice of withdrawal is received less than 5 business days before the start of your workshop, except in the case of illness or health risk (please see COVID-19 tuition transfer policy here). In this case, your tuition can be converted to a tax-deductible donation to Textile Center. We will be happy to provide you with a receipt for your donation if you request one.

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