Kid's Embroidered Pillow
Beginner | 39 min 11 sec
Kids can transform their drawings from paper to fabric in this clever workshop. Rebecca Ringquist shows you how to draw directly onto fabric, or transfer an existing drawing with special markers, and then use kid-friendly stitches to translate a drawing into a piece of portable décor. Also included are variations on stitches and tips to make this satisfying for little hands. 

Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 8" and 12" embroidery hoops
  • Tapestry needles
  • Sharp scissors
  • Pinking shears (optional)
  • Beeswax (optional)
  • Rubber paper sorter or thimble
  • Pincushion
  • Ribbon
  • Polyester fiber stuffing
  • Safety pins
  • Needle threader
  • Washable fabric marker or fabric crayons
  • Various yarns
  • 15" square piece of solid flannel fabric and patterned flannel fabric
  • Kids drawings
  • Tracing paper
  • Hot iron and ironing board
Learn how to:
  • Transfer a drawing to fabric
  • Work with hooped fabric
  • Backstitch and pinwheel stitch
  • Sew running stich and filled running stitch
What you’ll get:
  • A detailed video lesson on making a kids embroidered pillow
  • 7 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Rebecca Ringquist
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
102 users recommended this class to a friend
Susan Vande Hei
Great idea to preserve kids drawings!
More than 3 months ago
Doreen Guarino
Wonderful instructions, great video! I like that reasons were given along the way, so I'll be able to do this as a craft at my library. I can modify it so the adults and children can do this together!
More than 3 months ago
Nancy Walter
What a fun class... and I don’t even have kids!!!
More than 3 months ago