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Stitch and String Lab for Kids: 40+ Creative Projects to Sew, Embroider, Weave, Wrap, and Tie

Stitch and String Lab for Kids: 40+ Creative Projects to Sew, Embroider, Weave, Wrap, and Tie (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Stephens, Cassie

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With Stitch and String Lab for Kids, children from second through sixth grade will enjoy a broad range of 46 projects in sewing, embroidery, weaving, and fiber crafts.

ISBN 9781631597367
Barcode 9781631597367
Published 1 July 2019 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Series Lab for Kids (part: 21)
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ISBN-13 9781631597367
ISBN-10 1631597361
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Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Quarry Books
Publication Date 1 July 2019
International Publication Date 23 July 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Stephens, Cassie
Series Lab for Kids (part: 21)
Category Embroidery
Knots, Splices & Ropework
Macrame
Spinning & Weaving
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 216mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 7-11 years
Reading Age 7-11 years
NBS Text Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 746
Catalogue Code 977545

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Description of this Book

With over 52 projects, Stitch and String Lab for Kids contains everything from simple sewing, embroidery, and weaving to string art, needle felting, and yarn crafts! Stitch and String Lab for Kids leads children, step by step, through a huge range of sewing and fiber art projects. As they go, they will learn a variety of techniques, develop dexterity and coordination, and enjoy making a variety of creative projects. Kids will employ simple embroidery stitches to embellish pillows, wall hangings, t-shirts, and patches. Sewing projects include finger puppets, a sketchbook jacket, and custom plushies. Children will learn how to make custom looms to weave bookmarks, bracelets, and even a mini rag rug. They will also experiment with string art, needle felting, shibori dyeing, pompom animals, as well as finger knitting, yarn art, and cool wrapping projects. Each project includes a materials list and illustrated steps, and the book is filled with useful tips, tricks, and shortcuts. Stitch samplers will teach the basics, and templates are included for plushies and stuffies. Kids are encouraged to make variations and personalize the projects to their own style and personality. These 52 creative projects offer a broad and rich sampling of sewing, fabric, and fiber crafts--Stitch and String Lab for Kids is perfect for keeping kids busy with educational activities at home, learning techniques and experimenting at school, or having a ball at camps and parties. Parents, teachers, homeschoolers, and facilitators will appreciate the easy, illustrated instruction and the curriculum-friendly format, with projects that can be completed in any order. The popular Lab for Kids series features a growing list of books that share hands-on activities and projects on a wide host of topics, including art, astronomy, clay, geology, math, and even how to create your own circus--all authored by established experts in their fields. Each lab contains a complete materials list, clear step-by-step photographs of the process, as well as finished samples. The labs can be used as singular projects or as part of a yearlong curriculum of experiential learning. The activities are open-ended, designed to be explored over and over, often with different results. Geared toward being taught or guided by adults, they are enriching for a range of ages and skill levels. Gain firsthand knowledge on your favorite topic with Lab for Kids.

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Author's Bio

Cassie Stephens lives in Nashville, Tennessee, and teaches art at Franklin Special School District. She posts about the creative and fun projects she does with her students at In the Artroom on cassiestephens.blogspot.com.

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