Applied Arts Curriculum
6th Grade Knitting and Stitching: Students learn to knit and stitch. In knitting, the girls learn the knit and purl stitch, how to cast on and off, to increase and decrease, to create a sampler. In stitching, students will learn some basic cross-stitch, crewel and needlepoint stitches to complete a project.
7th Grade Quilting: Students learn to cut and piece fabric. They also learn color and pattern placement and techniques unique to quilting.
8th Grade Sewing: Students will learn basic techniques of sewing, reading a pattern, and functions of a sewing machine.