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THE WINKY CHERRY SYSTEM OF TEACHING YOUNG CHILDREN TO SEW Teaching Manual and Teach Young Children to Sew DVDVideo and manual, each $19.95; Combo price $34.95 Not only will you learn how to teach children to sew, but also how to form competent little people who respect both people and things in this teaching system designed by teacher and author Winky Cherry. You will be introducing them to the joys of sewing, and also to a "method of learning" that can be used in all phases of their education. Levels progress from hand sewing to embroidery, doll-making, machine sewing, patchwork and quilting. Author and teacher Winky Cherry believes that children should learn to sew by hand before they learn to use a sewing machine. For ages 5 and up. Also available are book kits and teaching supplies for each of the six levels.
The BUSINE$$ of Teaching SewingSECOND EDITION by Marcy Miller and Pati Palmer Now is the ideal time to enter the business of teaching sewing. As sewing curriculum in the schools diminishes, thousands are looking elsewhere to learn to sew, or to improve their sewing skills. This newly revised book compiles more than 30 years of teaching ideas gleaned from thousands of classes taught by Palmer/Pletsch corporate educators. The authors guide you through setting up a business, identifying what, where and when to teach, creating lesson plans and visuals for teaching, then marketing yourself and your "product." Reproducible and editable business forms and teaching handouts give you a head start on making money teaching sewing.
Bridal GownsHow to Make the Wedding Dress of Your Dreams by Susan Andriks This is one of the best Bridal Gown books of all time. It is out of print yet we still maintain stock on some bookstore returns that are in a gently used state. Regular new price is $19.95.
Sew a Beautiful Weddingby Gail Brown and Karen Dillon
This book will help you identify your image and body type as well as the gown style that will compliment it. It covers selecting, preparing and sewing with bridal fabrics and laces. It also includes many types of hem, button, and spaghetti straps and loop techniques; embellishment tips for adding pearls and beads; as well as making slips, headpieces and veils. There is a handy planning checklist and a sewing time line to make sure you finish your dress before the wedding.
Hundreds of clear line drawing guide you through the techniques.