Anything Sews NG Page

Anything Sews is led by Lou Burns and Barb Van Buren. For more information or to be added to the AS NG Member email list please contact them. 

Meetings will be held on the 3rd Saturday of every month On ZOOM.

2021 Charities: We sew items needed for The Pines in Sarasota and a residential home in Sun City.

2021 Programs

Jan 16: Serger project with Debbie


Feb 20: Inkjet Printing on Fabric (slideshow in Members Only area)


Mar 20: Paper Piecing with Lou

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Apr  17: Julie presented iPhone cuff and fabric wrist cuffs with hidden zipper, for credit card, cash, for those times when you don't want to take your purse.  (slideshow in Members Only area)


May 15: Hope Family Services Bag with Lou

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Ditty bag for teens.key
Compressed Archive in ZIP Format 36.1 MB
Ditty bag for teens.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 35.3 MB


Jul 17: Fabric Christmas Wreath with Crystal

Adobe Acrobat Document 766.7 KB

Aug 21: Zoe's Zipper Bags with Lou (10am on Zoom)

The pattern is Zoey Zips from 

Please complete the steps on pages 1 and 2 of the pattern so that we can all start on page 3 together.

To complete the bag during our class please select the size you will be making.  I will be making the large.
The  materials list below are for the large.
   Materials needed are on the pattern, but I will list them here.
2 Coordinating fabrics  13”x13"
1 square fusible fleece medium loft 13’x13’
1 square of light weight woven 100% cotton fusible interfacing. 13”x13”.  I really like this fusible interfacing, I bought at Joann.
1 plastic zipper at least 16” I used 22” for larger “handles”on the bag.
3”x5” piece of template plastic or index card
Sewing clips and Desk stapler.
Erasable marking pen

Zoey Bag.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 81.3 MB
Zoey Bag.key
Compressed Archive in ZIP Format 81.1 MB

Sep 18: Making a Sewing Machine Cover with Jackie

Making a sewing machine cover.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 16.9 MB
Making a sewing machine cover.pptx
Microsoft Power Point Presentation 24.4 MB

Oct 16: Check with NG Leader (program with Barb V)


Nov 20: Christmas Project Spatula gift bag with Paulette

Dec 18: Holiday Party and Chinese Gift Exchange


Jan 15, 2022: Check with NG Leader

Community Service: We track our reported volunteer time and money donations and report the information to CAB. If you sew for local, national and international charity agencies and organizations please download and submit the form to your NG Leader.