Welcome to the site of Ingrid Harris, Historic Costume Designer, painter & glass artist. Ingrid is the designer of interpretive characters, Art Buddies, for the The National Gallery of Canada as well as the genius behind dressing puppets for (PuppetsUp! International Puppet Festival) of Almonte, Ontario. Ingrid is the receipient of the 2012 Mississippi Mills Cultural Achievement Award!
Costume Designer for Teatro Sea in New York for the productions
‘The Legends of the Enchanted Treasure’, ‘My SUPERHERO’ and ‘SKELETON, a Day ofthe Dead bedtime story’ & 2015, SUEÑO, a Latino take on ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’. 2016, New SEA productions ‘Frida Kahlo’ and ‘El Avion’.
Summer Fashion Camp 2017
Sewing, Hat making & Fibre Art Fiesta
for Youth ages 11 & up, at the Milliner of Kintail Studio, 1972 Ramsay Concession 12, Almonte
Daily 9 am -2 pm, July 17-21, July 24-28, August 21-25
with Ingrid Harris,
Aamina Badran, the Milliner of Kintail & Marg Lee of Sew Much Fun
Teaching together, this dynamic team of skilled instructors will guide you along and help bring your ideas to life. Each week will end with a Friday 1 pm fashion show, a chance for friends and family to see what you’ve been up to.
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Cost $ 290. Upon registration, by cheque, e-transfer or Visa/MC (through Ingrid Harris only) Receipts provided;
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Starting at 9 am and finishing at 2 pm., with the exception of Friday when we present our Fashion Show, at 1 pm. A chance for friends and family to see what you’ve been up to.
We do have enough sewing machines, but if you like to excel on your own machine, you are welcome to bring this.
Fabric and supplies are included; you may bring your own sewing basket if you do have one. The student will complete at least one project.
Bring your own lunch & snack which we will eat outside.
We do send out a reminder one week prior to the start of the camp.
We do provide drop off after 2 pm at the Almonte Library upon request
At Summer Fashion Camp you will learn about textiles and design while having lots of fun creating unique Clothing, a Hat or Textile Art. All youth with or without experience are welcome! You will learn how to: Create the design-Choose the Fabrics-Take Measurements-Lay out the Pattern on the fabric and Cut the Fabric-Thread a Sewing Machine and practice sample stitching-Put the garment together, using the sewing machine-Understand Fittings-Work out Sewing Techniques and details
Mississippi Valley Textile Museum Annual Fibrefest,