Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 8 to 12
- Grade: 3 to 7
Fleece is warm, soft, stretchy, colorful, non-ravelling, easy to wash, quick to dry and, best of all, simple to work with. With this book in the Kids Can Do It series, youngsters can make cozy blankets, snuggly hats and adorable stuffed animals. The projects can be hand- or machine-sewn, and in many cases, fabric glue can be substituted so that even kids who can’t sew will be able to make these great fleece crafts. Simple step-by-step instructions, patterns, stitches and ideas are all included.
Kids can make a
- snake scarf
- pet blanket
- jester hat
- heart pillow
- beanbag pig
- cozy headband
About the authors
Judy Ann Sadler was raised in a big, noisy family on a farm outside of London, Ontario. Ever since she can remember, she has loved to read, write and make things. She decided to combine her love of writing and crafts and has written 20 craft books, a picture book and features for Today's Parent Magazine. Her books have been published in many languages. Judy Ann works part-time for the London Public Library. She lives in Lambeth (London), Ont. with her husband, three kids and a dog named Maple.
Judy Ann Sadler is the best-selling author of over 20 craft books for children including Corking, Knitting, Simply Sewing, Hemp Jewelry and The Kids Can Press Jumbo Book of Easy Crafts. She still looks forward to making stuff every day. Judy Ann lives with her family in London, Ontario.
- Winner, Our Choice, Canadian Children’s Book Centre
An interesting and informative craft book … A mix of full-color photographs and drawings results in an attractive and effective presentation.
School Library Journal
The projects look appealing, fun, and relatively easy for someone with basic sewing skills.