Winter Classes:

Staple Draping at the Masters Hair Salon December 2nd from 3-5 PM. $25 per person

Not Your Mama’s Craft Class at my studio December 17th from 1-4 PM. $65 for early birds, $85 for late sign ups.

Get Your Stretch On Alterations at my studio January 14th from 1-4 PM. $65 for early birds, $85 for late sign ups.

Coming this March:

Alter Your Clothes Like A Pro  at Glendale Community College’s Garfield campus. March 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th from 10 AM- 1 PM. $120 for the full series plus $15 materials fee.

Next up at the studio:

Get Your Stretch On- Alter Your Stretchy Clothes (Jan. 14, 2018)

Fast and Dirty Alterations- Alter Your Clothes TV Style (Feb. 18, 2018)

Knock It Off and Make Your Own Pattern (Mar. 18, 2018)

Politics of Pockets (every 3-4 months)

I also offer construction classes and one-on-one instruction.

And for the bold of heart…

Staple Drape Your Own Designs

Staple draping is sculpting on the body, using repurposed fabric, a stapler, staples and scissors. It’s a fun, fast and sustainable way to create shapes. You can do this if you’ve never sewn a seam, or if you sew all the time and want a fresh way to create your textile art.

For the philosophy of staple draping and the importance of DIY, go to

To see staple draping as a performance, go to .

Staple draping pictures are at

And to find Instructables on making your own mobility art, go to

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