Sewing School ® Quilts (Spiral bound)

15 Projects Kids Will Love to Make; Stitch Up a Patchwork Pet, Scrappy Journal, T-Shirt Quilt, and More

By Amie Petronis Plumley, Andria Lisle, Justin Fox Burks (Photographs by)

Storey Publishing, LLC, 9781612128597, 160pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 2018

List Price: 18.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

The best-selling authors of the Sewing School ® series are back, introducing kids to the creativity of stitching patchwork, appliqué, 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 appliquéd 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 ®,Sewing School ® 2, Sewing School ® Fashion Design, and Sewing School ® Box Set.


About the Author

Amie Petronis Plumley is coauthor of Sewing School®Sewing School® 2Sewing School® Quilts, and Sewing School® Fashion Design. She is an elementary school teacher at Grace-St. Luke’s 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. 



Andria Lisle is coauthor of Sewing School®Sewing School 2®, Sewing School Quilts, and Sewing School® Fashion Design. She is Curator of Strategic Engagement at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art. 



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

 “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