6050 Lowell St #214, Oakland, CA
Come work on your sewing, pattern, repair or other textile based projects with like minded folks. Textile Open Lab is also a great place practice and build your core textile skill set. Crafty Rachel will be on hand to help you get started or give advice on your current project.
Basic tools, materials and machines for sewing including a serger are available for folks to use at this lab. Every open lab has a general focus but is not limited to that topic.
Some things that get done during open lab:
Experimenting with laser cutting fabricCreating open source patternsBasic repair and clothing reconstructionInstalling zipper and other hardware into projectsBuild your skills with sewing 101 exercise kits (small materials fee per kit)
This workshop requires a minimum of 4 people to run. Cost $2
Payments you make go to the organizer, not to Meetup. You must make refund requests to the organizer.
I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.
— Bill, started New York City Gay Craft Beer Lovers