Adults and kids 8 years old and up. Cost: $15 – all supplies included.
Location: Dr. Snapp House (Singing Creek Educational Center)
360 S. River Road, Cottage Grove, OR
Let’s learn to hand-sew! We provide all the fabrics, thread, needles and the instruction. Make a cute small shoulder bag, with a basic fabric strap, a pocket and a button closure. Kids under 12 must come with an adult. Our instructor has been teaching this bag making class at SCEC summer camp for many years. Feel free to bring a dinner snack to this class.
Pre-registration is required. Use the form below to sign up for this class.
Karen has a B.A. from Cal State University Northridge in Art, and a Certified Naturalist Certificate from the Siskiyou Field Institute in Oregon. She is a graphic designer, photographer, and passionate about history in general and Oregon history in particular. She is also a mother and an active part of the community. She is the Executive Director of SCEC, which she founded in 2007.
She has always loved nature and natural interpretation. Throughout her years living in Eugene she has taught children in both traditional school settings and non-formal outdoor settings. Some of her favorite jobs included teaching natural history and local history at Homesource home-schooling center, teaching many different types of art and natural history courses for Lane Arts Council, and teaching as an Audobon In the Schools instructor and at Whole Earth Nature School. We are lucky to have her!
Her style is relaxed and fun, with a focus on empowering you to do your best.