2011 Sewing & Stitchery Expo will include a fabulous ProAm runway event and you can be part of it! Katrina Walker is heading up this event for those 18 and younger and sent me the following info:
Attention young sewing enthusiasts! Would you like to be part of the 2011 Sewing and Stitchery Expo's Coats & Clark ProAm Sewing Event on Sunday, March 6th? This exciting event pairs area youth (18 and under) with sewing industry professionals to produce a personalized project for them to show on the runway at Sew Expo.
To be nominated, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org stating your age, why you love to sew and why you would like to participate.
To be considered, youth need to have ready access to the following:
- sewing equipment in good working order.
- a sewing mentor who can help them with hands-on challenges and work with their professional mentor.
Winning candidates will be contacted by Katrina Walker, event coordinator.
Sound like fun and a great opportunity? Definitely! Hurry and send your info in today. Katrina is hoping to have all participants paired up with sewing professionals by October 29th.
I am honored to have Liz, a young customer at our Everett store, paired with me already for this event. I'd love to see you there, too!