The best-selling authors of the Sewing School (R) series are back, introducing kids to the creativity of stitching patchwork, appliqu , 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 appliqu d 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 (R), Sewing School (R) 2, Sewing School (R) Fashion Design, and Sewing School (R) Box Set.