Friday night of French Qrter Fest, sewers gather to rebel against the fashion machine!
on the way to the Sewing Rebellion in Studio 201, Frau Fiber tells the Secretary of State to “stop shopping start sewing!”
Colton School lobby – notice the sewing machine in the mural.
SR hosted by KK-NOLA Creative Cycle and Doves & Hawks Designs – Studio 201, Colton School – http://www.cano-la.org/
Michael’s Mending Project. Michael the electrician came in with a duffel bag of mending. Frau Fiber show’s him how to thread the sewing
Michael chooses to mend a work t-shirt with a large hole in it. Frau Fiber demonstrates machine mending.
Michael takes to the machine mending
Completed mends on work t-shirt.
Michael mends, sewn with hot pink thread.
Danny mends biking pants and his partners red sweater, and earns a Sewing Rebellion and a mend patch.
Michael covers up a corporate logo, with a Sewing Rebellion Patch.
Garyt’s Grey Vest Knock-off.
Garyt traces the Grey Vest to make a pattern.
Jesus tapestry is the cloth for the vest.
The front vest cut out….we will have to wait for Garyt to finish the vest to see the completed product.
East German Shopping Bag – made from Purina Dog Chow bags.
CJ and Lisa took up with project.
Completed East German Shopping Bags – lined with dog chow bags, to spills contained.
That concludes this shift of Sewing Rebellion production in New Orleans.