Quilting Daily has put together a free e-book dedicated entirely to fine sewing techniques. It contains detailed quilt sewing instructions to enhance your quilting stitch and allow you to learn to sew to your heart’s content. Download it at http://www.quiltingdaily.com/Fine-Sewing-Techniques/
Sew a custom dog bed for your favorite pet with this free project courtesy of Experience The Creativity Magazine. You can find instructions at Sewing.org, http://www.sewing.org/html/pet_dog_bed.html, a website that offers free sewing and craft projects, learn-to-sew articles, guidelines, charitable projects, bridal and kids ideas. and more.
Trans-Web, 4000-7, offered by HTC Retail, is a good choice for tracing the bone pattern. It’s a fusible interfacing that comes on a clear, heat-resistant plastic liner that allows for accurate tracing because you can write directly on the plastic. You can find out where to buy it at http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid39.html.
Here’s a link to great article featuring ideas for teaching children how to sew. Written by Cindy Hopper, it’s located on Spoonful, a website sponsored by Disney with ideas for cooking, creating, playing, and celebrating. Go to: http://spoonful.com/crafts/12-easy-sewing-projects-for-kids#carousel-id=photo-carousel&carousel-item=3
In a free mini-class, Kristin Link, the founder of the popular website Sew, Mama, Sew!, guides you through the process of creating two handy and attractive bags. Even beginning sewers will feel at ease following these precise and simple directions, yet the finished product will look entirely professional.