Kid's Embroidered Pillow
All levels | 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
104 users recommended this class to a friend
Sheila Hutchinson
Love this idea for kid's drawings. It turns them into permanent displays of their creativity. I'm going to use this for a 4-H sewing class!
February 5, 2023
ShirleyA. Tomany
Rebecca is a terrific teacher. The free form technique shown in this class can be applied to many other craft projects. Wonderful presentation!
January 27, 2023
Susan Vande Hei
Great idea to preserve kids drawings!
More than 3 months ago