House to Home
Have fun while you develop and enhance the skills used in making your house a home.
In the course you will create specialty items that can be used for gift giving, holiday parties, and in your home - all while on a budget.
Elizabeth Pou, The HighHeel HomeMaker, will teach:
* Measure and calculate yardage for your home projects
* Upholser your dining room chair bottoms or cushions
* Design your own wreath: grapevine, evergreen or magnolia
Students are required to purchase or bring to class: A sewing kit that includes tape measure, dress maker scissors, hand sewing needles, seam ripper, pin cushion, straight pins, marking pins, sewing box or tackle box and chalk. In addtion to the course fee, students will also need to purchase upholstery fabric of their choosing for the chair project during the second session.
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Monday, November 4:
Orientation will include planning our projects, learning to measure and calculate yardage as you make bows and boxes.
Wednesday, November 6
The Cover Up: Upholster your dining room chairs. Update them with a new look and attitude.
Monday, November 11
Kitchen Wearable: Aprons, Headgear, Accessories
Wednesday, November 13
Wreaths: Design your own wreath - grapevine, evergreen, magnolia
Elizabeth G. Pou
For more than 25 years, Elizabeth has been a non-traditional artist. Guided by her ability to make things “look pretty” she creates elegant masterpieces from very simple elements. From her decadent desserts to creative fashions, home interiors, and garden designs, she applies her gifts to inspire and instruct others in what she calls “Self Style.” She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and her company is based in Columbia. Among her many accomplishments, she developed the “Heritage Craft Series” which she has taught at local schools and churches; as a cast member on the Turner South DIY design show she put her design skills to the test. Her cakes have won top prizes at the South Carolina State Fair and for the past six years have been served at Gamecock athletic events. She is a member of the University Associates. HighHeelHomeMaker.com
If you would prefer to register by phone, please contact us at (803) 777-9444.