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Graduate from hand-sewing to the endless possibilities of sewing with a machine. Learn the basics - threading the machine, feeding the fabric - and then work your way through twenty fun projects that will carry your stuff, keep you warm, and decorate your room. Includes reusable pattern pieces.
Number of Pages: 160
Vendor: Workman Publishing
|Dimensions: 9.00 X 9.00 (inches)|
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For kids who have mastered hand sewing, machine sewing opens up exciting new possibilities! Sewing School 2 offers 20 creative projects designed for children ages 7 and up, including cloth pencil cases, purses, wall pockets, and even a fabric guitar. Illustrated step-by-step instructions show kids how to thread a sewing machine, select an appropriate stitch, and choose fabrics and patterns that evoke their own unique style. Suggestions for creative variations open up endless possibilities for kids to imaginatively personalize their fabric creations.
Andria Lisle is programming curator at Fourth Bluff in downtown Memphis, a new project that is part of the national initiative, Reimagining the Civic Commons. Her specialty is curating experiences of social practice, political action, artistic intervention, and institutional critique. A former music journalist, Lisle hosts a hip-hop program on WEVL in Memphis. She is co-author of Sewing School and Sewing School 2.
Amie Petronis Plumley is an elementary school teacher at Grace-St. Lukes Episcopal School in Memphis, Tennessee, where she inspires students to sew in the classroom, in an after-school sewing club, and at a wildly popular summer sewing camp. She is co-author of Sewing School and Sewing School 2, and the mother of two children.
Joan5 Stars Out Of 5Sewing School 2January 13, 2015JoanQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5This is a wonderful book. My granddaughter will be 7 in a couple weeks. She has made 3 of the projects since Christmas. Very infomative1