PBS Anywhere

Providing Support for PBS.org

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Pat Lyon, Teaching in Cambodia

Video duration: 5:53Video has closed captioning.

Pat Lyon and a friend started with a trip to Cambodia to teach English; after incorporating a little sewing into the teaching, a new skill began for the Khmer people. Peace bags are made and include an added personal message translated by Pat. Income from the projects helped to finance 88 wells, 33 toilets, 54 piglets, 30 pens, and put seven youth through college, plus start a culinary arts school

Episodes of Sewing With Nancy166

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Sew a Knit Wardrobe from Start to Finish - Part Two

Sewing With Nancy

Sew a Knit Wardrobe from Start to Finish - Part Two

If it has been awhile since you’ve sewn with knits, this series will give you confidence.

26:47

Sew a Knit Wardrobe from Start to Finish - Part Two

26:47

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Sew a Knit Wardrobe from Start to Finish - Part One

Sewing With Nancy

Sew a Knit Wardrobe from Start to Finish - Part One

Sew a versatile, carefree wardrobe in a minimum of time with Nancy’s instructions.

26:47

Sew a Knit Wardrobe from Start to Finish - Part One

26:47

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Patchwork Patterns Inspired by Antique Quilts - Part Two

Sewing With Nancy

Patchwork Patterns Inspired by Antique Quilts - Part Two

Quilts made by quilting pioneers serve as inspiration for designs that we can reproduce.

26:47

Patchwork Patterns Inspired by Antique Quilts - Part Two

26:47

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Patchwork Patterns Inspired by Antique Quilts - Part One

Sewing With Nancy

Patchwork Patterns Inspired by Antique Quilts - Part One

Learn to create versions of antique quilt designs from a collection of history-rich quilts

26:47

Patchwork Patterns Inspired by Antique Quilts - Part One

26:47

See all Episodes

Clips of Sewing With Nancy160

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Nancy Zieman, Quilt to Give

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Nancy Zieman, Quilt to Give

Nancy provides guidance about organizing a Quilt to Give community sewing project.  

5:30

Nancy's Corner - Nancy Zieman, Quilt to Give

5:30

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner, Marion Coleman, African Am. Quilt Guide

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner, Marion Coleman, African Am. Quilt Guide

The African American Quilt Guild of Oakland share stories of their city through quilts.

5:31

Nancy's Corner, Marion Coleman, African Am. Quilt Guide

5:31

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Natasha Thoreson, Helen Allen Collection

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Natasha Thoreson, Helen Allen Collection

Natasha Thoreson shares tips to help you care for your collection of textile treasures.

5:26

Nancy's Corner - Natasha Thoreson, Helen Allen Collection

5:26

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Diane Gaudynski, Master Quilt Artist

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Diane Gaudynski, Master Quilt Artist

Diane Gaudynski took her love of sewing to become one of the world’s top 30 quilt artists.

5:33

Nancy's Corner - Diane Gaudynski, Master Quilt Artist

5:33

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Margaret Jankowski, Sewing Machine Project

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Margaret Jankowski, Sewing Machine Project

Margaret Jankowski shares how The Sewing Machine Project is making a difference.

5:13

Nancy's Corner - Margaret Jankowski, Sewing Machine Project

5:13

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Jaana Mattson, Fiber Artist

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Jaana Mattson, Fiber Artist

Besides fiber and fabric, fiber artist Jaana Mattson includes wood on her supply list.

5:26

Nancy's Corner - Jaana Mattson, Fiber Artist

5:26

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Mary Kay Clark, Swan Creek Sewing Circle

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Mary Kay Clark, Swan Creek Sewing Circle

Sewing brought the Swan Creek Sewing Circle together 100 years ago, and continues today!

5:32

Nancy's Corner - Mary Kay Clark, Swan Creek Sewing Circle

5:32

Video thumbnail: Sewing With Nancy Nancy's Corner - Phyllis Lawson, Quilt of Souls

Sewing With Nancy

Nancy's Corner - Phyllis Lawson, Quilt of Souls

Author Phyllis Lawson shares stories told by her grandmother during quilt making time.

5:17

Nancy's Corner - Phyllis Lawson, Quilt of Souls

5:17

See All Clips