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Material Girls Up-cycling Training

Material Girls Up-cycling Training

Material Girls Up-cycling Training

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Material Girls delivered a 6 week up-cycling training course in a local school to enable 8 young women to learn new essential life skills and open up an important dialogue about healthy relationships and positive body image. The sessions included, tie dying, embellishing, creating dream catchers, jewellery making, bag designing and sewing lavender hanging hearts. Each session started with a healthy relationships or positive body image game, discussion or creative activity.

The course taught young women essential life skills, such as:

  • Sewing by hand (Using simple stiches and templates)
  • Sewing using a machine
  • Repairing broken / worn-out clothing
  • Dying clothing
  • Create handmade gifts on a budget (out of old clothes)

100% of participants have a better understanding of healthy relationships and how to access support if needed.

100% of participants have a better understanding of positive body image.

100% of participants have learned new up-cycling skills.

100% of participants would recommend this course to other schools / colleges.

“Thank you so much for the time you have given to us and the skills and knowledge you have shared with our young people. The girls have enjoyed every session and haven’t stopped talking about it. You are welcome back anytime.” – Quote from the teacher

For more information on Material Girls training courses please contact Holly on 01639 894864

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