Beginner Quiltmaking Class


This class will cover the basics of cutting and sewing basic types of blocks for a quilt. You will start with learning about fabric choice, then move on to measuring and cutting using the rotary cutter,  learning how to sew the perfect 1/4” seam and construction of different basic blocks. By the end of class you will have made enough blocks to piece together a wall size sampler quilt



You Can Quilt! Building Skills for Beginners
by Gardenia and Oddie
available at Quilter's Haven











 

 

 

Cost: $ 50.00
Supplies and book extra. Book is: You Can Quilt! Building Skills for Beginners by Gardenia and Oddie
Date(s):
Skill Level:Beginner
Requirements:Sewing machine in working order with new needles and 1/4" presser foot, if possible. You will also need straight pins, sharp fabric scissors, rotary cutter with sharp blade, rulers (12" x 6", 24" x 6" and/or square ruler, if you have one), cutting mat (a few are at the store) thread (neutral colors such as gray, beige, white or thread to match your fabric if you already have it), pen, pencil and pad of paper, marking pen-erasable (can purchase at the store). These are the basics. We will cover supplies and necessities on the first night of the class and I will share some rulers and mats also.
Instructor:Karen Driessen