Beginning Sewing - Summer Camp

  • Location: Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts & Education

  • Address: 1600 Government Street, Ocean Springs, MS 39564

  • Phone: (228) 818-2878

  • Time: June 3-7 - 9am–12pm or 1-4pm, June 10-14 - 9am-12pm, June 17-21 - 1-4pm

  • Price: $125 members, $150 non-members (Price includes a $20 supply fee)

Beginning Sewing Camps

Join us for our Beginning Sewing Camps with instructors Becky Rutz and Gloria Gaines! Learn basic sewing skills such as hand stitches, pinning, cutting, making casings, sewing on buttons, running the cord through casings and introducing the use of sewing machine. Complete 8 or more projects.

Becky Rutz has been working with community theatres for over 25 years. Mostly backstage with costumes. She started sewing as an adult over 40 years ago. She is mostly self-taught. Becky has won the MTA Best Costume Design Award alone 2 times and with her best friend and sewing partner once. She is a retired business instructor from MGCCC-JCC.

Gloria is a long time resident of the Gulf Coast. She has done costuming for theatre groups. She loves to teach the important skills of sewing while having fun doing it.

Recommended for ages 10 & up.

June 3-7 - 9AM–12PM or 1PM–4PM

June 10-14 - 9AM–12PM

June 17-21 - 1PM–4PM

Beginning Sewing - Summer Camp
  • June 3, 2019 to June 17, 2019
  • Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts & Education
  • $125 members, $150 non-members (Price includes a $20 supply fee)