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Sewing Part 3: Children's Parade Troupe

Age 10-17

  • Started Nov 8
  • Strand Street

Service Description

Age 10-17 FREE Time: 4pm-5:30pm Mondays:. November 6, 13, 20, 27 . December 4, 11 Wednesdays: November 1, 8, 15, (off on 22 for Thanksgiving), 29. December: 6, 13 Our after-school program runs Mondays & Wednesdays. We are flexible as some participants can't commit to both days due to other after-school activities. Explore Fashion Design and Sewing in Part 3 of CMCArts Children's Parade Troupe After-School Workshop Series In this exciting workshop series, participants will delve into the world of fashion design and sewing, guided by Annette Gordon, Lucy "Grandma Lucy" Gomez, Cecile Harrington, and Mary-Ann McGriff as participants will be making their own Carnival costumes for this year's parade. Here's what's in store for you in the third part of our workshop series: Conceptualize Children's Parade Costumes: Participants have already brainstormed and developed their unique concepts for this year's Children's Parade. Now, it's time to turn those ideas into reality. Pattern Creation & Sewing: Participants will learn how to create patterns and learn the art of sewing. Transform your concepts into beautifully crafted costumes. Participants will get to hand sew and work on a sewing machine guided by our expert instructors. December Dance Preparation: In December, our troupe will work with a dedicated dance instructor to prepare for the Children's Parade, scheduled for January 5, 2024. Get ready to showcase your creativity and talent on the big day! Please sign-up on our website. Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to enhance your fashion design and sewing skills while being part of an exciting creative journey. CMCArts won 2nd Place in our debut troupe last year. We are starting early to prepare for Children's Parade on January 5, 2024. Special thank you to all our donors especially BrightSpark & IPB who sponsored this program!

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 10 Strand St, Frederiksted, St. Croix, USVI

    (340) 772-2622

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