Clothing: Bag It!

Activity lesson plan for teaching youth how to hand stitch a bean bag animal.   Part of the beginner level Clothing series.(2 pages, 142 KB) Keywords- sewing, felt fabric, pinning, blanket stitch Details Publication Number: ACTas122Category: Family, Home, HealthSub-Category: ClothingType: Activity PlanAudience: Volunteer Links Clothing: Bag It!

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Clothing: Collage Banner

Activity lesson plan for teaching youth how to sew and decorate a banner. Part of the beginner level Clothing series.(1 page, 45 KB) Keywords-  running stitch, thread needle, sewing machine Details Publication Number: ACTas123Category: Family, Home, HealthSub-Category: ClothingType: Activity PlanAudience: Volunteer Links Clothing: Collage Banner

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Clothing: Holes & More Holes!

Activity lesson plan for teaching youth how to test fabric with sandpaper. Part of the beginner level Clothing series.(2 pages, 42 KB) Keywords- experimenting with fabric, fabric abrasion chart Details Publication Number: ACTas125Category: Family, Home, HealthSub-Category: ClothingType: Activity PlanAudience: Volunteer Links Clothing: Holes & More Holes!

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Clothing: License to Drive

Activity lesson plan for teaching youth how to use a sewing machine to stitch a pattern on a paper template. Part of the beginner level Clothing series.(3 pages, 62 KB) Keywords- balance wheel, throat plate, sewing straight lines, sewing curves, presser foot Details Publication Number: ACTas124Category: Family, Home, HealthSub-Category: ClothingType: Activity PlanAudience: Volunteer Links Clothing: […]

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Clothing: Puppet Party!

Activity lesson plan for teaching youth how to use a sewing machine to make a puppet.  Part of the beginner level Clothing series. (2 pages, 134 KB) Keywords- sewing pattern, sewing machine,  puppet pattern, stitching Details Publication Number: ACTas126Category: Family, Home, HealthSub-Category: ClothingType: Activity PlanAudience: Volunteer Links Clothing: Puppet Party!

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Clothing: Stitch It!

Activity lesson plan for teaching youth how to use yarn and tapestry needle to sew basic stitches on to pattern cards.  Part of the beginner level Clothing series. (4 pages, 308 KB) Keywords-  embroidery, needle, overhand stitch, running stitch, buttonhole stitch, hand sewn Details Publication Number: ACTas127Category: Family, Home, HealthSub-Category: ClothingType: Activity PlanAudience: Volunteer Links […]

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Yarn – The Essential Element of Knitting

If you wanted to beginning to knit or crochet would you know what kind of yarn to use? This activity will show you through hands-on activities how to choose the different types of yarn available for you to use in different ways and projects. Keywords: fiber, wool, alpaca, synthetic fiber Details Publication Number: ACTpa082Category: Family, […]

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