Sewing/Textile Arts Teachers Wanted!

We are hiring teachers for the 2016-2017 school year! The Creativity Shell is a registered 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization that is on a mission to use creative trades to educate and inspire earth’s most precious resources…our kids! Through sponsorships, fundraising and donations, we are bringing creative trades such as sewing, woodworking and other trades back […]

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Bartering For Buttons!

There was a time not so long ago, when our societies thrived from the exemplar fisherman trading the excess of his fish with the baker for the excess of his bread. If we want to take this story to a more modern example, countries such as Canada trades oil to the United States in exchange […]

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George Foreman Embraces Creativity Shell!

George Foreman Embraces Creativity Shell, Launches Sewing Program for Kids at Youth Center! Houston, TX – With a lifelong passion for helping kids in need, the George Foreman Youth center has partnered with the non-profit organization the “Creativity Shell” to launch a sewing/textile arts program for inner city kids! The Youth Center has been known […]

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Kingwood Library embraces Creativity Shell!

Kingwood Library embraces “Creativity Shell,” teaches kids to sew and serves as model for Houston libraries! Kingwood, TX – In their continuing efforts to provide innovative programs for students, the Kingwood Public Library has partnered with the non-profit organization the “Creativity Shell” to launch a textile arts program for kids! An idea that is usually geared […]

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Wish List

The Creativity Shell needs your help, or shall we say, your new or gently used sewing supplies!!  As we continue to grow, we are fulfilling our mission to use creative trades to educate and inspire earth’s most precious resources…our kids!  We started out serving 80 students and by January, we will be working with over 300+! […]

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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 visual glimpse into the realities […]

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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 Texas Vineyards. All proceeds from […]

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