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Southern Women's Show
Charlotte Convention Center Hall A
Charlotte, NC

DIY Workshops

See What Happened at the 2018 Show!

Fab Faux Leather Card Wallet DIY

Join in on the crafty fun and create your own card wallet out of some fab faux leather! We will walk you through the steps of cutting, lining, folding, and securing this little wallet that is the perfect size for carrying your essential cards and cash for a night on the town! You’ll receive supplies to make TWO wallets - perfect for you to keep one and give one as a gift (or just keep both for yourself!)
Participant Sign up:
Cost: $18/person
Craft: Fab Faux Leather Card Wallet
Workshop Date and Time on the Spotlight Stage: Sunday, August 26th at 12:30pm.

DIY Bracelets from Fashion and Compassion

Fashion & Compassion creates empowerment communities where vulnerable women connect with God, one another and resources as their lives are transformed.
Fashion & Compassion runs programs in Charlotte, North Carolina and Kampala, Uganda and we partner with Artisan projects in five other countries.  F&C teaches women to make jewelry and other crafts. These products provide supplemental income to the women and an income stream for the organization.
Come design your own bracelet and help vulnerable women, served by Fashion & Compassion, change their story. You will create a unique bracelet for yourself. Enjoy wearing your piece knowing you made an impact to empower women locally and globally.  
Register here for the Fashion and Compassion DIY Bracelet Workshop and receive a complimentary ticket to the Southern Women's Show. Cost is $10.00.
Workshop dates and times on the Spotlight Stage:
Friday, August 24th at 2:30pm and 4:30pm and Saturday, August 25th at 1:30pm.


Studio 591 will be offering DIY Flower Kits during the Southern Women’s Show.  Everything you need to make a paper flower wall or backdrop for your next social event! Paper flower templates pre-cut, glue sticks, backing to hang and instruction sheet will be provided.  There will be party themed pre-cut packages available, along with paper flower kits sold separately for those who want to mix and match their paper selections.
Join Studio 591 on the Spotlight Stage Friday, August 24th at 11:30 am and 5:30pm and Saturday, August 25th at 10:30am for a live hands-on demonstration on assembling a small paper flower.  A Paper Succulent Kit is available for advance purchase on their website for $15 and includes a ticket to the Southern Women's Show. The kits will be available for pick up during the SWS prior to Spotlight Stage demo. Studio 591 will be located at Booth #1012 on the corner of the Spotlight Stage!

Make sure to purchase your Succulent Kit early, there will limited space available. Register here.

Zen Room Essential Kit

Participants can make a Zen Room Essential Kit  consisting of making a beach candle and faux copper himmeli. Cost is $15/person.  Tools will be provided for participants to make the craft.
Participant Sign up:
Cost: $15/person
Craft: Zen Room Essential Kit: Beach Candle and Faux Copper Himmeli craft

Workshop Date and Time on the Spotlight Stage: Saturday, August 25th at 11:30am.
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