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Welcome to the Rhode Island Sewing Network!

 

The RISN is a non-profit organization for sewing enthusiasts in Southern New England. Our membership consists of both professional and non-professional individuals looking to share ideas and discuss sewing-related issues.

  • Six monthly group meetings
  • Discounts from local vendors
  • Participation in group events
  • Visits to the New York City Fashion District
  • and much more!

 

Membership

Joining is easy!

RISN Membership Form 2019-2020

Mail your completed application with a check made out to RI Sewing Network or RISN to:

Ann Pericolo

10 Cherry Street

Wrentham, MA 02093

 

  1. Annual Membership is $10.00 and each of the six scheduled meetings is $5.00 for each meeting attended. The nonmember fee for meetings is $7.00 per meeting.
  2. Premiere Membership is $30.00 equal to six scheduled meetings and the $10.00 membership fee is waived. In addition, one guest may attend one meeting for free.

Meeting Schedule

DUE TO CORONAVIRUS, RISN WILL NOT MEET AGAIN UNTIL SPRING 2021

RISN Speakers from 2019:

October 1, 2019 

Barry Correia

Scissor Sharpening Demo and Talk

What’s new in Cutting Notions — Raffle Items

November 5, 2019

Yemi Sekoni

Producer of Providence Fashion Week – Donahue Modeling – Business of Fashion – Member of CWE Center for Women & Enterprise

December 3, 2019

Anna Taylor

Body Scanning for Dressforms

Master Seamstress Program

Master Seamstress I and II Certificate Programs

Note: The Master Seamstress Programs will not be held during the 2019-2020 academic year.

Please contact Diane Martin for details: dianemartin426@gmail.com