STAINED GLASS & QUILT-AS-YOU-GO - TWO TECHNIQUES IN ONE CLASS
#1 Do you love the look of Stained Glass? Are you intimidated by appliqué? Now you can learn a quick, easy and fun way to make stained glass quilts! You will be able to convert stained glass patterns and apply this simple technique. You no longer have to use raw edge, registration marks, paper piecing, reverse appliqué, satin stitching, fusible web, etc. Your quilts will be soft, not stiff. You will learn how to piece, stitch and quilt at the same time reducing your stitching by 50%!
#2 Are your quilt blocks different sizes? Do your quilt tops shift? Do you have trouble finding a flat surface large enough and at a comfortable Height to baste your quilt layers together? If you would like an easy way to make a large quilt that is flat, square and even, then this is the workshop for you. Discover how to prepare and assemble quilt blocks using this “Quilt as You Go” method, which will permit you to see all your seams as you sew. No guess work here! A perfect way to create large quilted projects easily!
The morning class will be making 4 stained glass blocks which, in the afternoon we will assemble into a wall hanging. Great for all levels beginner to advanced.
SUPPLY LIST: Sewing machine in good working order, extra needles, black thread for top & bobbin, extra bobbin, 2.0 twin needles if you know how to use them, if not single needle will also work, Standard sewing kit including hand sewing needles, and marking pencil or chalk sharp fabric scissors and large shears.
The following items are also needed (student may bring them or purchase from Bobbie as a complete tool kit, available in class for an additional $29 (regular $36 value): Roxanne Glue-baste-it & applicator, Aleene’s Tacky Glue & applicator, Sixth Finger, & presser (old plastic ruler can be used, warning glue will stain plastic ruler),
To assemble blocks you will need a minimum of 8-inch ruler for measuring blocks (square rulers should not be used) Rulers will also be available for $17 if ordered in advance.
Kit Fee: $50 which includes top, marbled fabric, Leadline, sashing, batting, backing, binding, full size pattern, full instructions for completing 7” & 12 “blocks. You will learn in class how to assemble any size or multiple size blocks.
Contact Bobbie at Joe@QuiltersTreasure.com if you have any questions regarding this class.