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Join us for this special event - May 21st & 22nd, 2021

Make’n HERstory Signature Fundraiser presented by The Sewing Labs

 

Dates: Friday, May 21 – Saturday, May 22, 2021

Location: 526 Campbell, KCMO, The Sewing Labs, Don Bosco Community Center & Senior Center

 

VIP Ticket Pricing - includes swag bag 

  • $150 (access to early check in and first choice on speaker sessions) 

  • Limited to 25 tickets

In-Person Ticket Pricing – includes swag bag

  • $125 

Virtual Ticket Pricing 

  • $75

Interested in sponsoring a table?   

About the Event

The Sewing Labs proudly presents, Make’n HER Story, a two-day signature event and fundraiser in support of The Sewing Labs. Join us as we celebrate HERstory and raise crucial funding for the organization. This event will showcase women who have made a life or a living through their creative muse.

Attendees will have access to the two-day programming including the following benefits: 

  • A featured speaker series including a keynote from Tamara Day of HGTV Bargain Mansions & Growing Days KC.
  • Access to speaker series and roundtable breakouts with Kilee Nickels of Nickel & Suede, Thalia Cherry of Cherry Co. and Katie Mabry Van Dieren of The Strawberry Swing.
  • The Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair Pop-Up with % of sales to The Sewing Labs.
  • The opportunity to network and engage with other event speakers & participants.
  • Catered lunch and opportunity to purchase additional snacks at food trucks.                                                         

*COVID-19 protocols provided by city and state officials will be strictly enforced during the two-day event. Participants who do not wish to attend the socially distanced event will have opportunity to access virtual programming during the event. 

Make'n HERstory

Make'n HERstory - June 4th, 2022 Saturday Makers Conference - Jenny Doan Keynote
Make'n HERstory - June 4th, 2022 Saturday Makers Conference - Jenny Doan Keynote

Make'n HERstory - June 4th, 2022 Saturday Makers Conference - Jenny Doan Keynote

Make'n HERstory - June 4th, 2022 Saturday Makers Conference - Jenny Doan Keynote

Make'n HERstory Conference

Makers’ Conference to be held on June 4th, 2022,

at the Winnetonka High School Auditorium from 9-5 pm

5815 NE 48th St, Kansas City, MO 64119

This Ticket is for the Saturday Conference with Jenny Doan

Our 2022 Keynote for the June 4th Makers Conference will be Jenny Doan of the Missouri Star Quilt Company.

Speakers Roundtable Panel

- Benay Shannon of Restless Spirit, the1st & only women Distiller in Missouri

- Tamara Day of Bargain Mansions on the Magnolia Network & KC Growing Days

- Natalya Lucia Meyer of Lucia's Sarto - Ukrainian Eveningwear Designer

- Whitney Manney of Whitney Manney - Streetwear Designer

Highlighted Students of The Sewing Labs Sewing Salon Training Program - displaying their work and craft

Makers Marketplace shopping by The Strawberry Swing.

Lunch is available from Thelma's Kitchen.

You will also be invited to participate in the online Silent Auction, hosted on Gala Bid. We have curated a collection of unique gifts, experiences and services for your home and hobbies including jewelry, sports, maker items, food & drink, gift cards and more. The silent auction will run from June 4th through June 10th, 2022.

Run of Show

8 am Doors Open

9 am Introductions and Updates from the Co-Founder & Program Manager; Linnca Stevens

9:30 - 11 "SEW-lebrity talk from the heart - Jenny Doan Founder of Missouri Star Quilt Co

Lunch Break - 11 - 12:30 - Lunch on your own or pre order box lunch

12:45 - 2 pm Roundtable Speakers Panel

2:30 - 4 pm Breakout makers - a unique selection of local makers sharing their process

10 - 5 Maker's Marketplace - a curated collection of local makers for you to shop.

Silent Auction - Opens June 4th - June 10th @ 9pm - Silent Online Auction through GalaBid for an assortment of Gifts, Food, Services and more

- Appeal for your dedication and support to the students and programs of The Sewing Labs

- Stories of clients directly impacted by The Sewing Labs Program

Ticket Passes are available for attending the Conference & Gala for $200 - see below

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $85.00 $85.00
700 Inventory
@ $85.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A
Make'n HERstory -  June 10th, 2022 Friday Gala
Make'n HERstory -  June 10th, 2022 Friday Gala

Make'n HERstory - June 10th, 2022 Friday Gala

Make'n HERstory - June 10th, 2022 Friday Gala

Make'n HERstory Gala

The 2022 Make'n HERstory Gala on Friday evening June 10th, 2022

@ 28 Event Space - 1300 W 28th Street, Kansas City

Featured Honorary Co Chairpersons

Monica Dahl - Arvest Bank Commercial Banking Relationships Manager

Kelly Wilson - Weave Gotcha Covered President & Co-Founder, Sacred Stitches CEO, The Sewing Labs Co-Founder

including the following benefits:

an Evening of Inspirational Stories

6:30 - Cocktail Hour & Music

7:00 - Delicious Dinner Buffet

8:15 - Introductions and Updates from the Executive Director; Eileen Bobowski

- Stories of clients directly impacted by The Sewing Labs Program

- Stories from the Teachers the benefits of The Sewing Labs Community

- Participate in LIVE Auction of an assortment of Gifts, Experiences, Services and more!

- Understand what it to be a Supporter and Volunteer to support our mission!

- Silent Online Auction for an assortment of Gifts, Food, Services and more

- Silent Auction opens Saturday June 4th and closes Friday June 10th

- Appeal for your dedication and support to the students and programs of The Sewing Labs

9:30 - Event Ends

Tickets Passes for both the Gala & Conference are available

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $125.00 $125.00
200 Inventory
@ $125.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A
Make'n HERstory Friday Night Gala Table of 8 - June 10th
Make'n HERstory Friday Night Gala Table of 8 - June 10th

Make'n HERstory Friday Night Gala Table of 8 - June 10th

Make'n HERstory Friday Night Gala Table of 8 - June 10th

Circle of Friends - Table for 8 - Reserve a table for your group of friends.

You receive all the benefits of the Make'n HERstory Gala ticket but can share it with your select group of friends seated together.

The 2022 Make'n HERstory Gala on Friday evening June 10th, 2022

@ 28 Event Space - 1300 W 28th Street, Kansas City

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $1,000.00 $1,000.00
20 Inventory
@ $1,000.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A
Make'n HERstory 2 Day Ticket - In person - June 4th & June 10,2022
Make'n HERstory 2 Day Ticket - In person - June 4th & June 10,2022

Make'n HERstory 2 Day Ticket - In person - June 4th & June 10,2022

Make'n HERstory 2 Day Ticket - In person - June 4th & June 10,2022

2 Day Ticket allows you access to the complete Make n' HERstory signature event.

The Sewing Labs proudly presents, Make’n HERstory, a two-day signature event and fundraiser in support of The Sewing Labs.

Join us as we celebrate HERstory and raise crucial funding for the organization.

This event will showcase women who have made a life or a living through their creative muse.

This Ticket gives you All the Benefits of both events including

- Friday night Gala on June 10th

- Saturday Conference on June 4th with lunch included

The 2022 Make'n HERstory Conference on Saturday June 4th, 2022

@ Winnetonka High School - 5815 NE 48th St, Kansas City, MO 64119

from 9am- 5pm

&

The 2022 Make'n HERstory Gala on Friday evening June 10th, 2022

@ 28 Event Space - 1300 W 28th Street, Kansas City

from 6:30 pm - 9pm

Including - Silent Auction Through Gala Bid starting June 4th

and LIVE auction held at Gala on June 10th

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $200.00 $200.00
200 Inventory
@ $200.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A

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