Tag Archives: palo alto kids sewing classes

Wednesday Class Fun!

18 Feb

Lots going on in class on Wednesday!

Arm Knitted Scarf!

Heart Pillow

Hand Sewing

Student created light box for design transfer

Heart pillow

Transfer for embroidery and knitting


Arm Knitting

So much creative goodness going on at the studio!!

Monday’s Kid’s Sewing Class

13 Feb

We always have fun in class!! Here are just a few things going on…

Monogramed Heart Pillow

Pillow for Valentine’s Day

Everyone sewing!

A perfectly sized pillow

Applique pillow top

Applique consultation

Talking about what design to quilt on her hand bag strap

I love our classes!!

Adult Sewing Today

12 Feb

Today was a great day in sewing for everyone!!

Lined tote bag finish!

Lined tote bag finish

Lined tote bag finish

Aren’t these tote bags cute!!  They are also very functional and have an added bonus of teaching many of the basic sewing skills in a fun and useful way.

Work on Tote bags.

Working on hemming curtains and planning out a pattern.

More sewing

Our studio does it all!  Beginners and advanced, using patterns, drafting patterns, mending – we teach it all!

Jammie Pants!!

8 Feb

Jammie pants made by a 12 year old.  Yes, boys like to sew!

A perfect fit!

February Classes

5 Feb

We had our first class for adults today. I don’t have any pictures, we were too busy, but we sure had a great time!! Pictures forthcoming next week! Now onto our Monday kid’s classes! I have some new Valentines samples for inspiration. I hope they like them!

Fabric Envelope

Fabric Envelope

Heart Applique Pillow

Valentine Coasters

Heart Zippered Pouch

It’s completely lined!

Heart Button Pillow

Valentine Bookmarks

I hope they like them!!

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!


19 Jan

Sample is finished!! I can’t wait for the party!

Schedule your next birthday party or Girl Scout event with us!

Finishing up!

19 Jan

Just finishing up a new sample for a birthday party of 10 this weekend!

Can you guess what it is yet?

Prep time!!

16 Jan

Getting ready for a birthday party this weekend!!

A panda pillow!! The party will be so much fun!

End of Session Finishes!

26 May

At this time of the year I always feel a little sad.  We are at the end of the school year and all our classes come to an end.  It will be several months before I see these wonderful students again.


Patchwork Pillow by 5th grader.


Bean Bag Chair by 5th grader.


“B S J” letter pillows.


Glasses case for mom.


Baby blanket with a dog head attached – very clever!


Monster stuffie.


Embroidered bean bag.


“M” pillow.


Bean bag.


Hand stitched coaster front.


Hand stitched coaster back.


Completely lined and reversible over-the-shoulder bag.


Craft tote.


Woven scarf.


Knit monster stuffie.




Pieced apple hot pad.


Bean bag with crazy hair!

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