Archive for November 2015

The Creativity Shell just launched our first annual philanthropy project where the students in our program will connect with children overseas through creativity. This year, we are going to be sewing pillows and sending them overseas to Syrian children in refugee camps. It is difficult to tell my students the...

Handmade Pillows for Kids by Kids!

Six-year-old Ahmed (Photo below) was just a baby when the war in Syria began. A roadside bomb killed his father and he is currently walking through Hungary with his uncle sleeping on the streets each night. The "Where the Children Sleep" photography series by Swedish photographer Magnus Wennman provided a...

Should Creativity have Time Limits?

I was teaching a sewing class last week and our task for the day was to stitch our own key chains. We had 50 minutes to complete the task and 22 of my 24 students were able to finish their project. One of the students who was unable to complete...

Stitch and Sip Fundraiser!

We are excited to announce the launch our next Stitch and Sip Fundraiser on Friday, December 4, 2015! The Creativity Shell "Stitch and Sip" is the perfect pairing of sewing and wine tasting. At our next event, we will be sewing night masks and will be sampling wines from local...

Teach what you LOVE what you teach!

Our new teach what you love what you teach, t-shirts are here!  All proceeds for the sale of this shirt are used to support the Creativity Shell programs such as our sewing clubs in local schools.  If you know a teacher who loves to teach, this is a perfect gift! To...

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