Clothing Repair Workshop


Registration opens 30 days in advance of the session. Register online or call 913.826.4600. For this program, registration will open July 15 at 9 am.

Tailoring, sewing and stitchery are handcrafts experiencing a Maker renaissance. You can learn basic skills to repair and customize your clothing. This session includes instruction in simple processes like sewing on a button, patching a hole or adding a pocket. We provide patches and equipment, you bring in that torn shirt. Presented by textile expert Whitney Manney, and the MakerSpace crew is on hand to assist.

Manney graduated from Kansas City Art Institute with a BFA in Fiber and creates art in a wearable format under her independent label.