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Sew It! Workshop
the POP UP sewing studio

Sew It! @ The Library or Museum

A Fun, Hands-On Experience
for Adult Patrons

Ellen Lumpkin Brown is a sewing educator who will guide your patrons through a process of creating fun, functional, beautiful and useful projects.
"Thank you for a fantastic workshop!  You are an excellent teacher!  Love my bag!" Victoria, adult student


With expert knowledge and a warm, effortless style, Ellen shows how to build a project from start to finish.  All, in a step-by-step fashion. Patrons leave the workshop with a unique, sturdy project and new skills.  Best of all, NO SEWING EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED!
"This program was a big hit at the Sussex-Wantage library.

Thank you for your time – the program received positive feedback!

Sara Branagan, Adult Services Librarian



drawstring backpack

Ellen brinsewing machine tablegs everything needed to complete a project in a 3-hour workshop. Everything!  Sewing machines, scissors, thread, nametags, powerstrips, fabric...everything! Workshops can accommodate up to 12 patrons.

"the adults enjoyed the classes and love their finished project. One person is hanging it in her home as art!
Thank you so much!-Kerry Weinstein, Adult Services Librarian, Fort Lee Public Library


Click on link to have a look at the projects your patrons can stitch.  If you would like a specially designed project, just mention in the comments on the form below.  We love to design projects that will meet your needs (there is a small additional fee for this service).

It's sadults sewinguper easy to make a booking for your workshop.  Simply fill in the form below  with your desired dates and number of students.  You will receive an email response within 24 hours.  A Pop Up Sewing Workshop can be set up in a community room or in the library itself!  All that's needed is space, tables, chairs and electricity!

"Ellen is such a great and patient teacher!  I felt like I was in a private class!!" Janet, adult student
 There is a discount for multiple workshops booked on the same day.

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