Tag Archives: nice finishing touch

Sewing Party

21 Jan

Our party today was a high success!! All the party goers had a blast and finished their very own unique project!

We’re Back!

2 Dec

Our classes did not meet last week because of Thanksgiving break, but it was fabulous to be back creating today!

Another quilt to donate!

Another quilt to donate!

Starting a quilt.

Starting a quilt.

Working away!

Working away!

More sewing.

More sewing.

Almost done!

Almost done!

Weaving.

Weaving.

Starting a new project.

Starting a new project.

Ironing.

Ironing.

Starting a crochet afghan.

Starting a crochet afghan.

Fabulous Finished Projects!

19 Oct

These students have been working away with such enthusiasm!!

4th grader blouse.

4th grader blouse.

Quilted bag in process.

Quilted bag in process.

5th grader backpack.

5th grader backpack.

5th grader backpack.

5th grader backpack.

Dog Pillowcase.

Dog Pillowcase.

4th grader jammie pants.

4th grader jammie pants.

3rd grader Cat Pillowcase.

3rd grader Cat Pillowcase.

4th grader headband.

4th grader headband.

5th grader headband.

5th grader headband.

5th grader crochet scrunchie.

5th grader crochet scrunchie.

5th grader completely lined book bag.

5th grader completely lined book bag.

2nd Day of Sewing Camp

7 Jul

It has been totally amazing to see what these students have been creating!  I LOVE working with them!

Hand Sewing - making clothes for little stuffed animals.

Hand Sewing – making clothes for little stuffed animals.

Starting a new project.

Starting a new project.

Snack Time!

Snack Time!

Learning about animation from the college daughter.

Learning about animation from the college daughter.

Hand sewing.

Hand sewing.

Painting our glue batik projects.

Painting our glue batik projects.

Adding paint to our batik projects.

Adding paint to our batik projects.

Painting.

Painting.

An owl purse.

An owl purse.

Close up of the cute owl purse.

Close up of the cute owl purse.

Ribbon braided handle for the owl purse.

Ribbon braided handle for the owl purse.

Bed for her little animal.

Bed for her little animal.

Scarf and little bean bag animal.

Scarf and little bean bag animal.

A New Week of Sewing Camp!

6 Jul

Monday has rolled around again and a new camp is starting.  This week it is sewing and our new group of students are fabulous!

8th grader drafting her own pattern for a tulip purse.

8th grader drafting her own pattern for a tulip purse.

Snack time!

Snack time!

8th grader headband.

8th grader headband.

Glue batik.

Glue batik.

Glue batik.

Glue batik.

Glue batik.

Glue batik.

Doing embroidery.

Doing embroidery.

Hand sewing.

Hand sewing.

Tux the distractor.

Tux the distractor.

Having fun with the fabric.

Having fun with the fabric.

The Penultimate Day of Camp

2 Jul

These days and weeks are flying by so quickly!  Here I find that we have completed our penultimate day of knitting/crochet camp and everyone has made such great progress, I am so proud of our students!

Cute little pom pom bunny.

Cute little pom pom bunny.

Lots of knitting!!

Lots of knitting!!

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Knitting on the patio.

Knitting on the patio.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Working away.

Working away.

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Snack time and knitting time.

Snack time and knitting time.

Snack time and knitting time.

Snack time and knitting time.

Working on the inside of the paper pulp bowls.

Working on the inside of the paper pulp bowls.

Inside of our paper pulp bowls.

Inside of our paper pulp bowls.

Embelishing the outside of our bowls.

Embelishing the outside of our bowls.

Ready for the 4th of July!

Ready for the 4th of July!

Shoelaces.

Shoelaces.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Outside of our bowls.

Outside of our bowls.

Outside of a bowl.

Outside of a bowl.

2nd day of Knitting Camp

30 Jun

WOW!  That’s all I can say about today!  Everyone worked really hard and had lots of fun.  They completed projects, started projects, mastered skills and much more.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Hair scrunchie.

Making paper pulp bowls.

Making paper pulp bowls.

More paper pulp bowl.

More paper pulp bowl.

It's gooey!

It’s gooey!

Bowls outside to dry.

Bowls outside to dry.

Hair bow.

Hair bow.

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