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Made To Sew – Intro To Quilting

Introduction to Quilting

5.00 out of 5 based on 4 customer ratings
(4 customer reviews)

£45.00

Learn how to make a patchwork quilt. Our Introduction to Quilting course covers techniques on how to design a quilt, sewing patchwork and quilting fabric, as well as how to introduce borders and sashing to create a small sample quilt during the 3 hour class.

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Somerset - Friday 10th November 18:30 - 21:30

Product Description

Whether you want to start a project for your home or make a gift for friends and family, this is the perfect class for any quilting beginner.

During the 3 hour class we will show you how to cut and prepare your fabric, the easiest method of sewing patchwork as well as quilting and binding techniques. We will also cover the design opportunities available in adding borders and sashing so that you can return home with the skills required to start working on your own project, be it from a pattern or your own design.

During the 3 hour session we will create a quilted place mat, so that you can learn the techniques on a small scale project.

  • Develop a quilting design
  • How to cut and prepare fabric
  • Sewing patchwork
  • Cutting your own bias binding
  • Introducing borders and sashing
  • Types of wadding, what to use and when
  • How to quilt fabric successfully
  • Finishing quilts; machine and hand sewing techniques

Level: You will need to know the basics on how to thread a machine and sew in a straight line. If you want to brush up on these skills then come along to our Learn To Sew – Basics class.

Materials: Please provide 1/4 metre of 2 or 3 different fabrics for the patchwork, 1/2 metre of fabric for the back of the quilt and the binding and coordinating thread. We will provide the wadding for the sample quilt.

Please inform us in advance should you wish to use one of our sewing machines during the class.

Teacher: Aneka Truman

Class Length: 3 Hours

Number in Class: 6

Price: £45

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Date

Somerset – Friday 10th November 18:30 – 21:30

4 reviews for Introduction to Quilting

  1. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    A really helpful and enjoyable evening. Thoroughly recommended.

  2. 5 out of 5

    :

    What a great evening – Aneka helped us through every stage of creating our mini quilt/placemat and I learned so much in the 3 hours we were there. Studio was lovely and was a very relaxing session. Already booking my next course – couldn’t recommend this course highly enough!

  3. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner):

    My second course with Aneka, and yet again I thoroughly enjoyed it & learnt so much in just 3 hours. Went home with a little mini quilt which could be used as a placemat & now cant wait to make a full size quilt and i’m already planning which course to do next :)

  4. 5 out of 5

    :

    Fabulous course. Aneka goes through the process step by step with very clear instructions and has endless patience. I really loved learning how to quilt and am looking forward to having a go at home.

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