In this fun and exciting "hands on" 4-H Beginner Sewing Workshop youth will have the opportunity to gain simple basic sewing skills. They will also complete 2 pillows using different finishing techniques. Completed items can be used as a sewing project exhibit for the 4-H fair. This workshop is for youth with little sewing experience.

Youth ages: 8-18

Cost: $15 supply fee. Fabric for 2 completed pillows,thread, pillow form and pillow stuffing for the sewing project will be provided. Additional fabric will be available to take home.

Additional supplies needed: If you have a sewing machine at home we encourage you to bring it, if not please let us know and one will be provided. Please bring a pair of sewing scissors, needle for hand sewing, your pins and pin cushion. Parents are welcome and encouraged to stay and learn too.


For more information contact Cathy Ludolph, or 309-685-3140.




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9 AM to Noon
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University of Illinois Extension, Peoria County office, 4810 N Sheridan, Peoria