Puzzle ball animals are perfect for babies and toddlers! With their soft, cuddly bodies assembled from three rings, they provide hours of interactive play and cuddles! In this class, sewing expert Abby Glassenberg shares many sewing tips and techniques while demonstrating how to trace, cut, pin and sew these delightful stuffed toys together. In this class you ll learn how to: . Sew adorable puppy and sweet kitty puzzle ball animals from fleece. . Assemble and disassemble each animal. . Properly trace, cut, pin and sew fleece pieces together for accurate sewing. . Sew segments and body parts into puzzle ball rings. . Clip the curves of the seam allowance to keep the pieces smooth when turned right side out. . Firmly stuff each pieces for maximum durability and snuggles. . Close body part with an invisible ladder stitch seam. . Add personality with safety eyes and ses, plus easy embroidery stitches for maximum cuteness! Class includes complete instructions to make two exclusive projects: Playful Puppy Puzzle Ball and Calico Kitty Puzzle Ball.
Abby Glassenberg's successful career is focused on soft toy design, publishing patterns, the sewing industry, and entrepreneurship for creatives. Today, she writes craft books, licenses her designs to national companies, sells her patterns and eBooks, runs a podcast and teaches sewing and business practices. She is author of Annie's book, Sew & Play Puzzle Balls. This is her first Annie's video class. AnniesOnlineClasses.com.