Kat Lees

Kat Lees

Pumpkin Coach

Friday, July 24, 2015

See more of Kat’s work on her blog.

Kit Fee:  $25.00, All Levels, Project Workshop, Maximum class size of 15 students


Join Kat Lees making this fantasy Pumpkin Halloween Coach.  This class is a companion to Kat’s Witch and Cat dolls taught on Saturday and Sunday.

Supply List:
  • 1 Foam Pumpkin 11″ x 11″
  • 1 Fancy Plaque, 8″ x 13.5″
  • 4 Wooden Appliques, Medium Rosettes
  • 4 Wooden Rounds, 1″ thick
  • 4 Wooden Tread Wheels, 2 1/2″ diameter by 3/4″ thick
  • Wood Glue, Kat prefers Liquid Nails
  • Acrylic Paint, Copper, Black, Metallic Black, and Green
  • 1 3′ Dowel  to fit your tread wheels and base
  • Paint brush and stencil brush
  • Scrap of muslin
  • Hot Glue
  • Sharp Craft Knife (to cut the pumpkin)
  • 5 yards of 2″ wide ribbon in your choice of colors
  • 2 5-yard pieces of trim, Kat has used a cording for trimming pillows and a braided trim and likes glitter and shine!
  • 1 Fat Quarter of fabric which complements your trim
  • Fiber Fill
  • Small metal straight pins
  • Decorative Bead Sheets (by Say it in Crystals, commonly found in the scrapbook section of your hobby/craft store)
  • Basic Sewing Kit (Needles, thread, scissors and thimble)
  • Measuring tape
  • Two 3×6″ wooden oval plaques
  • Optional:  Wooden circle to cover base, Trunk, Items to add inside trunk, Spider Web material
  • Pattern
  • CD with complete instructions


Halloween Witch and Cat

Saturday – Sunday , July 25-26, 2015

$25.00 Kit Fee, All Levels, Project/Technique Workshop, Maximum class size of 15 students




Make this fabulous Halloween Witch and her Cat companion in Kat’s companion to her Halloween Coach class.

Supply List:
  • Witch
    • T-shirty material (2-way stretch knit) for witch head
    • Muslin for witch body
    • Thread to match
    • Button craft thread for needlesculpting
    • Polyfill/Fiberfill for stuffing
    • Stuffing tools or hemostats
    • 1/2 yd Sheer Halloween Fabric for skirt
    • 1/4 yd Black fabric or lace for overskirt
    • 1 adult pair of Striped socks (Halloween colors)
    • Metallic Plaid craft paints (Peridot Green, Pearl White, Rose, Sequin Black and Copper)
    • Acrylic paint (White, Black)
    • Brushes – detail brush, small angular brush
    • Braided hair, or yarn in black
    • Sculpting needles, Long and short
    • Gesso and modelling paste
    • Small package of Creative Paper Clay
    • 2 1″ pompons
    • Hot glue and glue gun
    • Charms and chain – junk jewelry is great!
    • Scrap of Trim for her blouse and scrap of lace for her arms
    • 2 spiders
    • Black feathers
    • Black tulle
    • Black Rose
    • 1 3′ Dowel (if you take the coach class you can use the left over dowel from that class.
  • Cat
    • Black broadcloth, 1/2 yd
    • Black thread
    • Metallic Plaid craft paint (Sequin Black, Rose, Pearl White)
    • Acrylic paint (Yellow, Red, White)
    • Gloss medium
    • Fishing Line
    • Paint brushes
    • Fiber fill
    • Stuffing tools or hemostats
    • Spiders, multiple small and 1 large
    • Skulls
    • Bats
    • Old wrist band for collar


  • Pattern
  • CD with complete instructions