Historic Sewing & Costuming

A group for students who want to grow in their sewing skills and share their love of historic costuming!
55 total reviews for this teacher
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year olds


active learners

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Historic Sewing & Costuming

Historic Sewing & Costuming is a community of learners that come together on Outschool to share what they’re learning, ask questions, participate in challenges, and get feedback on their projects
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Group Experience

This class is taught in English.
I've been sewing historic garment reproductions since I was about 8 years old. I've worked professionally in several living history museums, for over more than 18 years, creating my all my own professional costuming for various time periods in history... as well as researching and writing staff costuming standards guides for two museums and drafting patterns from photographs and historic garments in the collection. I currently consult as a domestic and textile historian for Great Smokey Mountain Heritage Center. 
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Group Leader

Heather Linke
Lives in the United States
Textile Artist, Domestic Historian, and Forest Kindergarten Teacher (she/her)
55 total reviews
60 completed classes

About Me

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I grew up homeschooling in the woods of Maine. I spent my summers at Girl Scout camp, and traveling across the country on adventures primarily focused on the outdoors and history - like a wagon train traversing the North Dakota... 
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