Last year for Christmas I bought my daughter (5 at the time) a "How to Sew" book and kit. Over the past year we have made a few creations together.
I normally thread the needle and tie the knots but sometimes she does all the work, and then sometimes she does almost none. Here are some of the things we've created together: (Please excuse the poor (cell phone) quality pictures)
My son holding the shark we made for him-
Hearts for a green and orange loving uncle-
Bunny for a cousins birthday-
"Cowfish" for one of my friends who loves cows and fish and pink-
Heart for an Aunt's birthday-