Linda began making and designing hats for clients and boutiques over 30 years ago. For several years she taught hat making workshops for Minnesota Fabrics and for a Metro Detroit Chapter of the American Sewing Guild. In 2017 she launched Hat Moments and began speaking on the History of Hats for historical societies, libraries, Derby events and more. The education division of her company, Hat Moments 2, is where she shares her expertise of hat making. Linda's work has been featured in the Farmington Observer, Detroit News, Detroit Free Press, StyleLine Magazine and more. Learn more about Linda or connect with her through her website: www.hatmoments.com
is an excellent seamstress and a veteran costumer. She is the Second Vice President of the American Sewing Guilds Detroit Costume Designers Group as well as the Lead Costumer for the West Bloomfield High School Drama Troupe. As if that weren't impressive enough, Mayas work has graced professional and amateur stages, weddings, fairs, conferences, and conventions. Maya's costuming experience is not limited to cut and sew patterns. True to her expertise, Maya has completely refashioned clothing, shoes, hair, jewels. . . to develop complete era appropriate fashions. WAIT, THERE'S MORE!!! Maya is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University with a Bachelors Degree in Costume and Fashion Design and Cultural Dress.
Andrea has extensive experience as a sewing instructor who was also a sewing machine sales person that facilitated classes for new machine owners for Elna and Husqvarna. She has taught sewing and a variety of needle crafting classes at several Metro Detroit area facilities as well as in her home and through Creative Circle (A company that manufactured Needle Craft kits and provided NeedleArt instructions via home party's). Andrea is proficient in several NeedleArt disciplines and is looking forward to teaching as many people, who want to learn, as she can.
33505 Street, Suite 200 Farmington, MI 48335
We are delighted to be open and are teaching a variety of NeedleArt and Craft disciplines to individuals and small groups via appointment only. Please complete and submit the contact form (above) or call us to get started.