I am not sure why, but I taught all of my kids, my boys and my step daughter to sew. Youngest son went on to take 2 years of home ec and loves to sew! Daughter still sews and quilts. Even my Dh will sew and wants to make his own quilt!
So, what about your family?
both of my boys sewing a few years ago
oldest sewing on a quilt he donated for his DC Closeup group to raffle for their trip money
notice the vintage White machine we called ithe BUICK because it was built like one! daughter making her first quilt for her grandpa
the kids with their veteran quilts