I’m not a professional sewer so I’m not much of an authority when it comes to “teaching” how to sew. However, there are a few things I’ve learnt from experience and from there, I can talk.
Sometimes, when hand sewing through very thick fabrics or many layers (like when quilting), it’s difficult to pull the needle through. It just keeps slipping between your fingers and every stitch becomes a burden. If you’ve ever found yourself in that situation, continue reading for a pair of easy and cheap solutions.