This is a FUN class and teaches all the tricks of the trade! This class is for piecing a 3-yard Quilt Top.
Size: 46” x 58” (approximate)
YOU MUST HAVE A WORKING SEWING MACHINE AND KNOW HOW TO USE IT.
Class runs for two weeks and at the end of that time you should have a completed quilt top.
Quilting and binding will be discussed and you can finish these at home or send to your favorite Long Arm Quilter.
Learn to cut fabric, piece Half Square Triangles (HST’s), Square up HST’s.
Add borders to complete your quilt top.
We will discuss quilting options
We will demonstrate how to make and apply binding
Reading a pattern
Common Abbreviations in Quilting
Tools of the trade
Rotary Cutting Tips
Ironing vs Pressing
Learn how to square up your blocks
Learn an accurate 1/4" seam for piecing
We will discuss options on finishing your table runner
Binding demonstration on making and attaching
Book: MODERN VIEWS with 3-YARD QUILTS by Donna Robertson
Sewing Machine with foot pedal and electrical cord (be sure you know how to use it!)
Coordinating Thread and bobbins
Basic Sewing Supplies; pins, scissors, wonder clips, seam ripper, etc
Rotary Cutter and Mat
Ruler for Rotary Cutting: 6 1/2" x 22"* (approximate); 5" or 6 1/2"* Square Ruler
Marking Pen* or Pencil* (frixion, ball point, etc)
3- 1 yard coordinating Fabrics (OSewpersonal has coordinated 3 yard bundles already cut for
4 yards Backing Fabric (not needed for class)
1/2 yard Binding Fabric (not needed for class)