Sewing School (R) Quilts: 15 Projects Kids Will Love to Make; Stitch Up a Patchwork Pet, Scrappy Journal, T-Shirt Quilt, and More

Amie Petronis Plumley (Author) Andria Lisle (Author)
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Description

The best-selling authors of the Sewing School (R) series are back, introducing kids to the creativity of stitching patchwork, appliqu , and quilts. Using dynamic how-to photos and step-by-step instructions written for ages 8 to 12, Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle teach a variety of techniques using both hand and machine sewing. The 15 projects range from decorative to practical, including an appliqu d family crest wall hanging, a patchwork pet bed, a crazy-quilt journal cover, and a quilt made from recycled T-shirts. Every project features encouraging suggestions for making truly one-of-a-kind items that express the creative spirit of each young maker.

Also available in this series: Sewing School (R), Sewing School (R) 2, Sewing School (R) Fashion Design, and Sewing School (R) Box Set.

Product Details

Price
$18.95  $17.43
Publisher
Storey Publishing
Publish Date
April 03, 2018
Pages
160
Dimensions
9.3 X 0.8 X 9.4 inches | 1.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Spiral
EAN/UPC
9781612128597
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About the Author

Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle are the authors of Sewing School (R), Sewing School (R)2, and Sewing School (R)Quilts. Plumley is an elementary school teacher 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. Lisle is cultural curator at Fourth Bluff in downtown Memphis, part of the national initiative Reimagining the Civic Commons. They blog together at sewingschool.blogspot.com.

Reviews

"I love the idea of getting kids excited about sewing for themselves and couldn't be more enthusiastic about this book!" -- Heather Ross, fabric designer and author of Weekend Sewing

"This book introduces a new generation to the age-old tradition of quilt making. Straightforward patterns designed to appeal to today's kids make it a must-have. The selfie quilt? Brilliant!" -- Abby Glassenberg, While She Naps