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How to Teach Kids to Sew Using Burlap and Yarn
Teach kids to sew using burlap and yarn for an easy first lesson in the mechanics of sewing for preschoolers and up. Learning how to sew on burlap is a great sewing lesson for beginners. Sewing with kids on burlap is a fun fine motor activity to practice before trying more advanced forms of handwork. This technique is often used in Waldorf, Montessori, and homeschool education.