Are you eager to start quilting, but you don't know where to begin? In this 3-part class, we'll take a charm pack (40 - 5" squares) of color coordinated fabrics and learn proper piecing techniques.
Come learn for yourself why quilting is so much fun!?
Intro to quilting - types of blocks, color theory etc
Choose layout based on colors and patterns
Learn a proper 1/4" seam for quilting
Piece together your block
Complete the Piecing of your blocks
Learn proper techniques for adding side and top borders (measuring and sewing)
Construct your quilt "sandwich" of your quilt top, batting and backing fabrics
Begin to machine quilt your "sandwich"
Learn about squaring up your completed quilt
Learn how to miter your corners/ binding and finish your quilt top.
CLASS SUPPLIES REQUIRED: Fabric: 1 Charm Pack, Backing Fabric and Border Fabric (Will choose these after class one), Batting, Binding tool (available at Suddenly Sewing with a class discount), ?Sewing machine in good working order, Neutral thread (beige or grey work well), Coordinating thread (for quilting), basic sewing notions (thread snips, straight pins, wonder clips. *Recommended items: 1/4" Piecing foot with or without guide, walking foot. * Note both of these items are not class required, but are extremely helpful when quilting.?
supplies are additional. please contact the store for a supply list.