Tag Archives: Sewing with Kids

Norah's flying geese-2

Tada! Norah (and I, let’s be honest) finished her quilt top! This summer, she participated¬†participated in a Kids Quilt Round Robin Bee.¬† She had a great time sewing for the other kids–either 10” x 40” row blocks (like her flying geese), or 20” x 20” blocks (like the star blocks). Today, many of the participants […]

Posted in Favorite Things, Sewing + Friends, Sewing with Kids | Also tagged | 6 Responses

In case you have kids in your life (your own children, neighbor kids, grandkids, nieces or nephews) etc. who want to learn to sew, especially over Winter Break, I thought I would share a few things I have learned lately. In the last six months, my 6 and 9 year old have gone from pushing […]

Posted in Improv Sewing, Quilt Blocks, Sewing + Friends, Sewn | Also tagged | 10 Responses

Something new: a few months ago, a group of my sewing friends started a virtual quilting bee with a twist–involving our kids! When Faith and Lee told me about it, I thought it would be a lot of fun. I always have intentions of sewing with my kids, but it can require a lot of […]

Posted in Favorite Things, Quilt Blocks, Sewing + Friends, Sewing with Kids | Also tagged | 3 Responses

I will admit, this whole idea of sewing with kids (i.e. my four year old) kind of came out of nowhere. A few months ago, my daughter strongly suggested we sew her quilt together and get it finished. I’m pleased to announce we did just that! She talks about sewing and writing her own book […]

Posted in Holidays, Sewing + Friends, Sewing with Kids, Sewn | Also tagged , | 20 Responses
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