8th Grade Sewing
Students in 8th grade sewing class will construct a variety of projects. including:
Quilt (lap size) with matching pillow
(Additional projects can be made with approval from the teacher)
Emphasis will be placed on sewing skills.
General supplies needed include:
Hand sewing needles (2-3)
Spool of thread - any color
Pins (100 count). Easiest to use are those with a "ball" end.
1/4 yard fabric (may be scrap fabric from home)
One 4-hole button - student choice
Clean shirt with 4-holed buttons sewn on
Folder with center clips, paper and pencil.
An additional list of supplies for specific projects will be sent home early in the trimester.
2/3 yard of 5 coordinating cotton fabrics (for the quilt blocks)
1 and 3/4 yards of fabric for the back of the quilt.
Thread to coordinate with fabric