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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 

  • $125 (early bird) thru March 30th

  • $150 (access to early check in and first choice on speaker sessions) after March 30th

  • Limited to 25 tickets

In-Person Ticket Pricing – includes swag bag

  • $100 (early bird) thru March 30th

  • $125 after March 30th

Virtual Ticket Pricing 

  • $50 (early bird) 

  • $75 after March 30th                                   

 

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

VIP 2 day Ticket - In person - $150

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

Including - Access to Early Check in & First Choice of choice on Speaker Sessions

Swag Bag

This ticket allows you to enjoy:

Friday Night Events

5:00pm Opening Night Reception & Light Refreshments

6:00pm Keynote Speaker- Tamara Day (Q&A with Kelly Wilson)

7:00pm Live Auction & Mask Parade *art show featuring locally made masks

Saturday All Day Events

9:00am The Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair Pop-Up with % of proceeds benefitting TSL

Silent Action benefiting The Sewing Labs

Optional Yoga or Make & Take

10:00am Welcome - The Sewing Labs Story with Nancy

10:10am Kick off Speaker Series

Katie Mabry Van Dieren (Speaker + Q&A)

Thalia Cherry (Speaker + Q&A)

Kilee Nickles (Speaker + Q&A)

11:40pm Lunch (boxed)

1:00pm Roundtable Breakout - Shares from local makers - TBA

Make & Take Activity *provided by TSL and focused on mindful & green living

2:00pm Silent Auction Closes

3:00pm The Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair Pop-Up Ends

4:00pm Closing Remarks - Eileen Bobowski, Executive Director

*Roundtable Breakouts: Will be intimate (socially-distant) opportunities to engage speakers in conversation about their business, inspiration and creative journey. Their formats may be lecture, mini trunk show or demonstration in addition to the curated list of makers showcased at the pop-up Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair in and around the Columbus Park neighborhood.

*Make & Take: Activity offered to all in-person attendees and will focus on making an item that is centered in mindfulness and/or green living.

All Access to Virtual Ticket Benefits:

- video exclusive access to Live Keynote & Kick off Speakers made available in post event recordings

- video access to Opening and Closing talks by The Sewing Labs Board President - Nancy Peterson and Executive Director - Eileen Bobowski - made available in post event recordings

- all access of recording of local makers talks & stories made exclusively for this event

- all access to Make'n Take projects patterns taught by The Sewing Labs at this event

- On line Silent Auction Access during the event

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $150.00 $150.00
25 Inventory
@ $150.00 ea.
Box Lunch Choice
Subtotal
N/A

2 Day Ticket - In person - $125

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

Swag Bag

This ticket allows you to enjoy:

Friday Night Events

5:00pm Opening Night Reception & Light Refreshments

6:00pm Keynote Speaker- Tamara Day (Q&A with Kelly Wilson)

7:00pm Live Auction & Mask Parade *art show featuring locally made masks

Saturday All Day Events

9:00am The Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair Pop-Up with % of proceeds benefitting TSL

Silent Action benefiting The Sewing Labs

Optional Yoga or Make & Take

10:00am Welcome - The Sewing Labs Story with Nancy

10:10am Kick off Speaker Series

Katie Mabry Van Dieren (Speaker + Q&A)

Thalia Cherry (Speaker + Q&A)

Kilee Nickles (Speaker + Q&A)

11:40pm Lunch (boxed)

1:00pm Roundtable Breakout - Shares from local makers - TBA

Make & Take Activity *provided by TSL and focused on mindful & green living

2:00pm Silent Auction Closes

3:00pm The Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair Pop-Up Ends

4:00pm Closing Remarks - Eileen Bobowski, Executive Director

*Roundtable Breakouts: Will be intimate (socially-distant) opportunities to engage speakers in conversation about their business, inspiration and creative journey. Their formats may be lecture, mini trunk show or demonstration in addition to the curated list of makers showcased at the pop-up Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair in and around the Columbus Park neighborhood.

*Make & Take: Activity offered to all in-person attendees and will focus on making an item that is centered in mindfulness and/or green living.

All Access to Virtual Ticket Benefits:

- video exclusive access to Live Keynote & Kick off Speakers made available in post event recordings

- video access to Opening and Closing talks by The Sewing Labs Board President - Nancy Peterson and Executive Director - Eileen Bobowski - made available in post event recordings

- all access of recording of local makers talks & stories made exclusively for this event

- all access to Make'n Take projects patterns taught by The Sewing Labs at this event

- On line Silent Auction Access during the event

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $125.00 $125.00
125 Inventory
@ $125.00 ea.
Box Lunch Choice
Subtotal
N/A

MHS - 2 Day Ticket - Virtual - $75

Make'n HERstory Virtual Ticket -

- video exclusive access to Live Keynote & Kick off Speakers

- video access to Opening and Closing talks by The Sewing Labs Board President - Nancy Peterson and Executive Director - Eileen Bobowski

- all access of recording of local makers talks & stories made exclusively for this event

- all access to Make'n Take projects patterns taught by The Sewing Labs at this event

- On line Silent Auction Access during the event

- If COVID has caused you to not want to attend in person, but you still want to support The Sewing Labs, please consider "Adding On" to your virtual ticket by selecting the Add On menu.

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $75.00 $75.00
0 Inventory
@ $75.00 ea.
Subtotal
N/A

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