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Sew For Wellspring - Cancelled
July 20, 2017
Fair Oaks Library


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CROQUIS WORKSHOP

July 29, 2017
Sylvan Oaks Library
6700 Auburn Blvd
Citrus Heights
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
COST: FREE Bring your lunch!
Online Registraion - Soon

 

educational workshop

With Christine Bernard Come and learn how to make your own personal fashion plate drawing! A croquis (pronounced “crowkey”) is the sketch of a body and in terms of fashion, it is a body sketch wearing a garment design. In simplest terms, it’s the drawing you see on the front of every pattern envelope you’ve ever bought. A custom croquis is an invaluable tool because you can sketch that cute new pattern design directly on your own body sketch and evaluate how it will look before you even purchase the pattern. Learn how to evaluate your proportions and balance points and make flattering garments based upon that knowledge. Discover how “circumference” is not the same thing as “depth” on your body and how to make clothes that fit you better. A list of required materials will be provided to all students prior to class.

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Annual Meeting
October 21, 2017
Luncheon and Fashion Show
with Nancy Nix- Rice, an image and wardrobe consultant specializing in personal color and style development.

 

October 22, 2017 Personalized Color consultations (AM session) and Color Certainty in Your Closet Seminar (PM session) with Nancy Nix-Rice.

 

October 23, 2017 Figuring Out Your Figure Seminar (AM session) and

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Who Is Nancy Nix-Rice?

Nancy Nix-Rice is an image and wardrobe consultant who regularly presents workshops and seminars at educational programs for the American Sewing Guild and the Association of Sewing and Design Professionals. She is passionate about helping women look their best and feel fabulous about themselves.

Using a woman’s innate personal coloring - hair color, skin tone, and eye color – Nancy develops a flattering palette of hues for each individual woman, which becomes the basis for a cohesive and complimentary wardrobe. Nancy writes about sewing and wardrobe topics for Sew News and Vogue Pattern Magazine and is the author of Looking Good, a comprehensive look at getting the most out of a carefully curated wardrobe in colors and patterns especially suited to the individual wearing the garments.

 

Nancy Nix Rice







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