BEGINNER’S PATCHWORK AND QUILTING

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If you are looking to make your first patchwork quilt or perhaps just a bag or patchwork cushion, then this is the course for you.  We will explore all the basics of cutting, piecing and assembling your patchwork and look at the most popular shapes and styles of this wonderful craft.  We will help to ensure that your patchwork all lines up correctly, with perfectly matching seams and crisp points, giving your work a professional and beautiful look right from the start.

The 6 week course includes:

Selecting and cutting your fabric (rotary cutter method)

The anatomy of a quilt – technical jargon translated!

Piecing simple squares and rectangles

Having fun with triangles including Flying Geese

Different styles and methods of quilting

Making and attaching bindings

The workshop includes all materials for sampling for the 6 week program.  Cost £60.

To make the table runner, you will need 6 fat quarters of fabric (kits are available)

Dates:  10.30am-12.30pm Thursday 6th June – Thursday 11th July inclusive

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