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Budget Sewing Project ideas for elementary school Kids

I'm a volunteer Fashion Design/Sewing teacher at my kids school. I teach 3rd thru 8th graders in the afterschool program. My challenges include: no budget, limited supplies, and many kids struggle with attention, motor skill, and confident issues. I have tested some of these projects but most are ideas that I want to try!

This is a simple collection about some of the more common fabrics. Feather's Flights {a creative, sewing blog}: Sewing101 - Fabric and Fiber Types

Color Wheel for Elementary Students I’ve found that most color wheels are either too complicated (lots of sections and subsections) or too simple (three overlapping balloons) for your average elementary student. My solution is to make my own, and also diagram primary, secondary, warm, cool and complementary colors. You can download a copy for free HERE (new link). Enjoy!

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photo guide to different embroidery stitches-

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