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Sew a Cool Back-to-School Desk Accessories Collection by Hand

Ellen Lumpkin Brown
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(4)
In this one-week class, students will learn how to sew a personalized pencil case; a desk organizer tray; a stuffed cactus potted plant and more!

Class experience

Students will learn:
Different types of fabric and what makes a good fabric choice
How to measure and mark fabric
How to thread a needle and tie a knot (if they are not already familiar, I will teach this)
How to read and follow a simple pattern
How to cut fabric and/or felt
How to use elastic
How to stitch layers of fabric together
How to create a simple personalized embellishment
The difference between fabric 'inside' and 'outside'
Finishing techniques

An illustrated project printout will be available at the end of each session so that students can sew independently if they desire
Several 1/4 yard pieces of fabric
Several threaded needles (I will teach this if students are unfamiliar)
All purpose thread
1/2 yard of elastic
1/4 yard of craft felt (or three 9x12" pieces of felt)
a few pins
an embroidery needle
Embroidery floss
A regular pencil
Scraps of felt
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Parent or caregiver presence is useful as we will be using scissors, needles and pins to make the items.

Meet the teacher

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(4)
Hello There!  I’m Ellen Lumpkin Brown and I so excited to share my expertise with you!  I am a bit obsessed with sewing. I know that might sound a little odd but it’s true - for me, sewing is power! It is powerful to be able to make what you want.... 
Group Class


for 5 classes
5x per week, 1 week
55 min

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(1)
Completed by 5 learners
Live video meetings
Ages 9-12
3-6 learners per class

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