After completion of these classes you will leave with a finished 30" x 30" stroller size quilt. You will be taught about fabric placement, basic rotary cutting, piecing, sandwiching, machine quilting, how to use a walking foot and binding. You will also be provide with instructions on how to increase the size of this pattern in various ways.
Machine Rental: https://fabriccrush.ca/collections/classes/products/sewing-machine-rental
Instructor - Maureen
Skill level — Beginner Friendly
When — This is a 3 part class
April 5th, 12th, and 26th 6:30 pm - 9 pm (2.5 hour class 3 times)
Where - 3290 Shea Rd Richmond, Ontario
Supplies (students save 10% on fabric purchase)
- 1 metre or 36" x 36" batting
- 1 metre of fabric for backing
- .3 metre of fabric for binding
- 36 - 5 1/2" fabric squares OR 1 metre of various fabrics(more details to be sent)
- for piecing (we suggest polyester or cotton neutral colour)
- quilting (we suggest a coordinating colour to fabric)
About instructor - Maureen is a retired programmer / project manager from the federal government with a grown twin daughter and son. Taught by many great teachers; including her mother, grandmother and some specific formal training over the years; sewing and needle crafts have always been part of her life as long as she can remember. From making things for herself, her children, sister's wedding dress, pajamas, coats, costumes, day to day clothing, curtains and some home decor, etc. Later in 2011, she took up and quickly became addicted to quilting. She loves to empower others by sharing the love of sewing, techniques and bringing out strengths in others.
Instructor will be in contact closer to date.
***We ask that you bring your own machine and make sure it is in working order. Please note if you do not have a machine that is ok but please make note when checking out so we can reserve one for you.***