The prompt for day 4 in the instagram sharing called IGQuiltFest2023 is #creativehands so I am going to share photos of my students creating.
I love seeing their different color choices and they have artistic license to decorate their products with whatever colors they like.
She chose pastel fabrics for her quilted pouch and wanted narrow, closely spaced quilting lines and she pinned the layers together with many pins so she had to sew very slowly.
Pinning by themselves to improve dexterity
Quilting. The more she sews the straighter her quilting lines will be.
Ironing after sewing
Cutting threads by themselves again, doing by themselves and improving dexterity.
Choosing buttons. Meditative and calming to run ones fingers through the pile of buttons.
Sewing yoyos, more hand sewing practice.