Walnut Creek / East Bay Chapter of the American Sewing Guild Invites you to attend.
When: Saturday, April 24, 2010 from 9:30 am – 4:00 PM
Where: Odd Fellows Hall, 4349 Cowell Road, Concord, 94521
What: Mini Sewing Retreat
Cost: $10 members/$20 non-members
Sneak Peek Slide Show of Discarded to Divine – A group of ASG members had the opportunity to view and photograph the garments of the Discarded to Divine exhibit. The garments are inventive and wearable pieces created by student and emerging designers from the San Francisco Bay Area using discarded clothing items from the St. Vincent de Paul thrift store.
Mini-Retreat – After the meeting portion is finished, attendees are invited and encouraged to stay for a day of sewing with sewing friends! A Mini-Retreat means you can bring any project you like – Sewing Friends means there are sure to be people to ooh and ahh over your triumphs and offer helpful advice when you get stuck.
Fit Clinic – For this mini-retreat there will be the added theme of a Fit Clinic. Bring an item you are struggling with regarding fit. It could be store bought or a sewing project and let your sewing friends offer advice and support to make it something you love.