Artistic Clothing

Are you into creating a clothing item that is special and unique? Do you like to take an item that you have bought and make it your own by creating a design on it? Then this is the project for you. In this project you will have the opportunity to create a clothing item that has your very own touch. You are encouraged to experiment with colors, textures, fabrics and yarns, and turn your ideas and designs into unique garments!

Upcycle Your Style, Jr./Int./Sr.

Upcycle Your Style

This project is for Juniors, Intermediates and Seniors ages 8-18.

Youth will learn how to express their individualism and imagination by creating a one-of-a kind garment.

Inspire youth to:

  • Experiment with a variety of textile crafts
  • Use a variety of tools
  • Create/Modify designs
  • Decorate garments
  • Express imagination


Creative Sewing, Jr./Int./Sr.

Creative Sewing - Unit 5

This unit is for ages 8-18. In this project, you will create fun sewing projects for gifts, special occasions or a home-based business.

Creativity is the Key!

Inspire youth to:

  • Select special interest project
  • Sew majority of project
  • Learn new skills and set goals


Create Your Own, Int./Sr.

Create Your Own - Unit 7

This unit is for members ages 11-18.

In this project , you will explore a topic that is of interest to you.  You may choose to learn about lace, design your own pattern, do a study on historic costumes, learn about advertisements and their impact on consumer choices, or explore careers in textiles and clothing -- whatever your interest may be.

Inspiring youth to:

  • Explore topic of interest, such as
    • Learn about lace
    • Pattern design
    • Study historic costumes
    • Explore careers


Buymanship, Int./Sr.

Buymanship - Unit 1

This unit is for members ages 11-18.

Inspire youth to:

  • Learn styles/colors that flatter body types
    • Understand design, fabric, and color
    • Understand clothing care and construction
    • Coordinate with existing wardrobe