What is wearable art? How do you make it? How do you wear it? There are no wrong answers so it’s up to you and your creativity!

We’ll teach you how to create your own jewelry and appliqués while working with leather, metal, thread, paper and dye

In this project, you’ll:

  • Learn a variety of techniques for creating wearable art
  • Gain experience working with a wide range of materials
  • See how creative you can get when you have no limits
  • Create several pieces of wearable art

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