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Program Information

Program name: Fabric and Fiber Inventions
Program category: Science
Visual Arts- Crafts
Program length: 2 hours
Audience level: Teens
Audience size: 15
Program description: Kathy Ceceri's book Fabric and Fiber Inventions introduces tweens, teens, and adult beginners to the basics of sewing and fiber arts. Learn to create wearables, playthings, and decorative items using traditional techniques, or explore electronic circuits and sensors with simple e-textile projects. Every participant will get to make a project to take home. Choose from several projects for different ages and abilities! For ages 10 and up: Create Stuffed Sock Creatures (Learn-to-Sew or No-Sew versions available); Make Weavings on Your Own Cardboard Loom; Construct Tube Knitters and Make Versatile I-cord (Wooden and Cardboard versions available); Print Simple Silkscreen Wall Hangings or T-Shirts. For ages 12 and up: Sew light-up felt keychains or stuffies using DIY sensors and components; Weave personal audio speakers from yarn and conductive fiber
Space/special requirements:
Travel restrictions:
Program fee: $351- $500
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: The fee includes travel and all materials. Additional travel charge beyond 50 miles from Schuylerville, NY. Ask about discounts for multiple bookings in the same visit!
Other notes: I am always happy to tailor a program to your needs! Also check out my other STEAM programs for tweens, teens, and professional development, based on my books Paper Inventions, Musical Inventions, Edible Inventions, Making Simple Robots, Robotics: Discover the Science and Technology of the Future, and Video Games: Design and Code Your Own Adventure.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Capital District
North Country
Program last updated: 10/01/2019
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Stage name: Kathy Ceceri's Crafts for Learning
Performer name: Kathy Ceceri
Phone: 518-587-7801
Mailing address: 7 Pearl Street
Schuylerville, NY 12871
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: Saratoga Springs Public Library, Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, Crandall Library (Glens Falls, NY), Queens Public Library (main branch), Middletown Thrall Library
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 08/08/2018


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