VA Beginning Quilting Series (Quilt #1: Strip Quilt) - Oct 22, 2017 01:00 pm
Price includes 3 days of instruction and all quilt materials (quilt top fabrics, batting, backing - fabric color/pattern may vary from image shown, and quilting thread).
This is the first quilt in a 4 quilt "seasons of the year" beginning quilting series. Quilt #1 a three-day class for all levels of experienced sewists who want to create a bright and beautiful quilt while learning quilting basics.
Day 1: You will learn to use the essential tools for quilting such as the rotary cutter, ruler, and cutting mat for cutting your strips and borders. You will be educated on the types of piecing, quilting and bobbin threads used, as well as, the importance of pressing and sewing. You will also begin work on piecing the quilt top.
Day 2: You will finish piecing your quilt top and then learn how to sandwich quilt top, batting and backing.
Day 3: You will be instructed on how to quilt your quilt by using the "Stitch in the Ditch" technique. Cost: