. . .TRY LINDA MACPHEE
GO CRAZY WITH CREATIVITY is her signature topic. Every year this changes as her mind creates more garments/accessories. This topic includes bits from all of her seminar topics so includes :
- Lots of embellishment ideas..free motion embroidered jackets,chenille, bias strips, yarn/ribbon, adding pizazz with bleach, metals, foils and crystals....on everything from shoes-cushions-jackets-greeting cards-jeans-quilts- and more......
- Lots of green sewing including recycling used garments into new masterpieces (e.g.men's shirt into funky apron), plastic bags into garments and purses, jeans into new exciting jackets,sweaters into toques, mitts and more!
- Sewing with her favorite knit fabrics e.g. slinky which takes an instant 10 pounds off anyone!
- A fashion show/trunk show of all her great garments. Let this woman entertain/ educate you and you will have the best time ever! She's full of great ideas and she's totally CONTAGEOUS!
ABOUT LINDA MACPHEE
Linda MacPhee, B.Sc. (H.Ec.), Cert. Ed., is well known across Canada and the United States as a leader and innovator in the clothing design and home sewing industries. Some awards she has received are: the Canadian Award for Business Excellence, Woman Entrepreneur of the Year, the Global Television Woman of Vision and the University of Alberta Alumni Award of Excellence. She is co- founder of MacPhee Workshop, celebrating over 30 years in business, one of Canada's largest design houses and pattern manufacturers. Linda MacPhee is a highly motivated, energetic and talented individual who has been shaping the fashion industry for many years. She has successfully combined good design with quality fabrics to produce a line of custom design clothing and patterns with a distinctive personal flair.
Linda has co-produced and hosted her own TELEVISION series, “SEW MUCH FUN” through six seasons. Her newer series “LINDA MACPHEE'S WORKSHOP” (same exciting show; new name!) offers the viewers an exciting window to the wonderful and creative world of fabric and other fibre arts. It is in it's sixth season! It is available in Canada and the United States on PBS stations.
Linda is also a regular contributor to magazines, and has been featured on the cover of sewing publications across North America.
Her approach is creative and infectious with fun, fast and fashionable ideas for sewing projects. She is in constant demand throughout Canada and the United States as a speaker, addressing professional groups and conventions.
phone.480-373-2206 (mesa AZ.)