Category: Crafting with Kids

A 5-year-old’s take on tight stitching

A 5-year-old’s take on tight stitching

We spent a lot of time traveling in the car today and I happily used that time to do some paper piecing. My nephew was sitting next to me and asked if he could...

CraftSanity on TV: Quick projects to keep you and your house warm

CraftSanity on TV: Quick projects to keep you and your house warm

Jennifer was on Take Five & Company today to show how to transform socks into a dog-themed rice pack (fun to make with kids), stitch up some rice-filled flannel hand warmers and make a...

Little Stitches

This has been a very hectic week and I’m expecting the early part of next week to be crazy busy as well. Because of this fact, it was ultimately important that the girls and...

Her First Official Stitches

After practicing her stitching with sewing cards and plastic needles, my little Abby picked up a real needle today and sewed tiny fabric scraps onto a piece of muslin. We had a few goofs,...

Zoo Craft

Abby’ class went on a field trip to the zoo today. I went along and took all the usual zoo photos, but this is one of my favorites. It’s a photo of Abby and...