Introduction to Quilt Making



If you have ever wanted to learn how to make a quilt, this is the class for you.  This class begins with a discussion of the different brands of rotary cutting equipment and how to use them correctly and efficiently.
While exploring the basics of quilt making, you will learn simple tips to:
* help perfect an accurate seam allowance
* strip piece
* make four-patch blocks with perfectly aligned seams
* make basic half-square triangle blocks
* arrange and sew your pieces together
* add borders to you quilt top
* mark your quilt for quilting
* layer and baste your quilt
* machine quilt basic straight line designs
* add the traditional double-fold binding

Fabric Requirements:
Main print - 1.25 yards     background - 1 yard     backing - 1.5 yards     binding - 1/2 yard     batting - 1 package crib size
- Cotton fabric only, no flannels please!
Supply list -6" x 24" omnigrid ruler     6.5" x 6.5" omnigrid ruler     18" x 24" olfa cutting mat     45mm rotary cutter
seam ripper     #2 safety pins     thread to match fabric     Collins glass head pins
Sewing Machine in good working order condition, cleaned with new 12/80 needle & instruction manual

Requirements:
Fabrics should be pre-washed prior to class
Instructor:
Bob Coon

Introduction to Quilt Making

Cost:
$ 110.00
Tue, Jan 15, 2019 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Tue, Jan 22, 2019 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Tue, Jan 29, 2019 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Tue, Feb 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Tue, Feb 12, 2019 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm