Sewing for Teens (Intermediate)


DATE: Oct 29 - Dec 17, 2020
TIME: Thursdays 6:00 - 9:00pm

DATE: Oct 31 - Dec 19, 2020
TIME: Saturdays 10:00 -1:00pm


LOCATION: 404 McArthur Avenue , Suite 200 
Max class size : 
Min number of students to run the class: 4

Prerequisites:  Age between 12 and 18 years old. Beginner sewing ability,


Now that you are confident with the basics of sewing, challenge yourself by creating comfortable garments and accessories using knit fabrics in this intermediate level class.  The instructor will guide you through some frequently-requested projects: a stylish tee (or two), a jersey headband and scrunchie, and cozy socks to use up your scraps.  

Our course offer a safe, fun environment for teens to explore, learn and grow the passion for fashion and sewing. As always, the safety of the kids, staff and community is our highest priority. All camp health and safety protocols have been restructured to adhere to provincial and Ottawa Public Health guidelines.


This course is designed for young sewists between 12 to 18 years old who want to get immersed in the amazing world of fashion. Teens who register for this course must be confident graduates of a beginner-level sewing class and should be able to thread and operate EE’s sewing machines with limited supervision.


In this course, you will learn how to make a basic garment using knit fabric.



Sewing equipment while you're in the classroom.

  • sewing machine
  • some tools and notions 


  • A notebook for taking notes 
  • A basic sewing kit
  • Fabric and notions to work on your projects


    Materials are not included. A list of materials will be provided by your instructor before the first class and/or on the day of your first class. 

    **Visit our Fabric and Notions boutique ( Book an appointment herewhere you'll find a wide selection of recycled fabric and notions at a reasonable price**

    Students are encouraged to have a domestic sewing machine, iron, and basic sewing kit at home to practice and/or complete their in-class projects.


    In order to provide a safe place to all our community and reduce the spread of the virus, we have modified our programs to adhere to the provincial and Ottawa Public Health safety and health guidelines.

    EcoEquitable Inc. and its staff commit themselves to comply and exceed the requirements and recommendations of Ottawa Public health and to put in place and adopt all necessary measures to reduce the spread of the virus.


    Participant's COVID-19 Questionnaire: Please complete and submit the questionnaire here ... or if you prefer please print out this PDF file, fill it out and hand it into your instructor on your first class. 

    Refund/Cancellation policy: Please visit our COVID-19 Refund Policy

    If you have further questions, please contact us to classes(@)ecoequitable(dot)ca