Gather together with makers of all levels to learn new skills and celebrate traditional crafts and regenerative living. Whether you’re interested in half-day workshops or multi-week courses, there’s something for everyone! Located in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, we offer hands-on experiences in a variety of subjects, all taught in either the beautiful studios at the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design (NBCCD) or one of our partnering locations.
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Essential Sewing Skills – Bianca Mozer
July 17 @ 9:00 am - July 18 @ 4:00 pm$164.00 – $205.00
Monday, July 17, 9am – 4pm
Tuesday, July 18, 9am – 4pm
Learn sewing basics and sew your first simple project! In this two-day workshop, students will be introduced to the sewing machine from threading the machine, to winding a bobbin and sewing straight and curved seams. Try zig zag stitching, inserting a zipper and make a pattern to create a small project.
All machinery, tools and fabrics will be provided. Students are welcome to bring some of their own fabric (cotton, no stretch) or their own machines if they would prefer.
TICKET PRICING* & MATERIAL COST:
Regular ticket price (April 19 @ 12pm – July 3 @ 11:30pm): $205
NBCCD staff, faculty, and current students (including 2023 graduates) receive 20% off regular ticket sales while supplies last. Find the NBCCD Discount ticket below.
*Sign up for Sew Much Fun (3-day workshop) and save more! Purchase a combination ticket:
Early-bird ticket price with purchase of Sew Much Fun course (April 14 @ 12pm – April 19 @ 12pm): $365 ($73 savings before NBCCD discount for qualifying customers when purchasing together!)
Regular ticket price with purchase of Sew Much Fun course (April 19 @ 12pm – July 3 @ 11:30pm): $395 ($79 savings before NBCCD discount for qualifying customers when purchasing together!)
Additional material fee: $20 to be paid to the instructor on the first day of the workshop.
FAQ and refund information can be found at the bottom of this page.
Bianca Mozer is a Brazilian fashion designer, who worked for many years in Brazil making bride and gown dresses. In 2011 she finished the technical course in Fashion Design in her hometown, Curitiba. Since then, she has been working in the fashion market and studying to improve her techniques. She decided to move to Canada to study in her area again, and is now working towards an additional path in fashion. Currently she is working on a winter collection, debuting in Spring 2023, her goal is bringing all the colours and warmth from Brazil to Canadian fashion.
If a request for a refund is made between 8 and 14 days before the course begins, a 95% refund will be granted (5% will be retained to cover processing fees). If a request for a refund is made 7 days or fewer before the course begins, a refund will only be granted if the participant’s spot is able to be filled.
If a participant is unable to attend a course due to illness or family emergency, they may be eligible to receive a voucher for a portion of the course fee. The participant must notify the HFS Coordinator at HoneybeeFolkSchool@nbccd.ca as soon as possible. The voucher amount will be determined on a case-by-case basis and may be up to 75% of the course fee.
If a workshop is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances regarding the instructor, facilities or low enrolment, a 100% refund will be granted to registered participants.
If a class is cancelled due to inclement weather a new date will be set. If a participant cannot attend the rescheduled time, you will be granted a 100% refund.
For more information regarding cancellations, refunds, and our policies, please refer to our list of frequently asked questions.