E-textiles are the latest innovation in the fashion industry. It combines traditional fabrics with digital components, such as batteries and LED lights, to create garments that look extraordinarily stylish.
This private, 7.5-hour course (5 sessions x 1.5 hours) provides an overview of the field, explores the current state of the art in e-textiles, and the possibilities and difficulties that arise from merging electronics with flexible materials.
You will learn about the basics of embroidery and also electronic circuitry. You will learn how to create e-textiles by combining sewable electronics with traditional embroidery techniques. You will learn how to sew with conductive threads and create awesome electronic embroidery projects that you can take home.
- Upon booking the class, the instructor will guide you on where to purchase the materials. The following are required:
- 1X embroidery hoops, 3X embroidery thread, 1X needle set, 2X fabric cloth for embroidering, 1X conductive thread spool, 1X CR2032 coin cell battery, 1X lilypad coin cell battery holder, 1X lilypad slide switch, 1X lilypad button switch, 3X lilypad white LED
- Students must bring a laptop
All sessions are valid for 60 days upon booking
15 and older
S26 Al Khandaq St.
(Unit # will be shared upon booking)