Art Quilting Class




JULY ART CLASS 2019

Beach Houses: Embellishing Fun!

Sunday July 14, 1:00-3:30

Embellishing Techniques: Coloring on Fabric, Dimensional: leaves, flags, shells and brad charms, “Weathered Wood Fabric” Shelli’s recipe, Beading on fabric:  branch fringe and sequin flowers. Foiling fabric, Working with Cork and new fabrics.

 

Supply Sheet:

 

Fabric: You can choose to make your Beach Houses any color combination you want. The supply sheet lists the colors I used. Please substitute as desired.

 

  • ½ yard of your favorite fusible. I like Heat and Bond light.
  • Sky: 1/2 yard, light blue. (I used the back of the fabric to get desired color.)
  • Sand: 1/4 yard, light tan. (I used the back of the fabric to get desired color.)
  • Houses, main fabric: Fat Eighth, teal, blue.
  • House #1: Roof, trim and door, Fat Eighth, medium orange. Railing, window trim: brown scraps. Foundation: Cork scrap (6.5 x3) or light brown scrap. Window glass: white or cream scrap. Lantern, anchor and weathervane: Dark gray scrap.
  • House #2: Roof, trim and door, Fat Eighth, light orange. Vertical boards and chimney: coral scraps. Crab: red scrap. Fishes: pink scraps. Window: dark orange scrap. Door: green scrap. Foundation: dark brown scrap with cork accent.
  • Surfboard: green, teal and brown scraps.
  • Fence: light gray scrap.
  • Flags: wool scraps, pink, yellow, orange, green, purple.
  • Hammock: pink and green scraps.
  • Sun and Lantern glass: yellow and light orange scraps.
  • Coconut tree stem: medium brown scraps. Coconut leaves: dark green scraps for “under” leaves and BIG medium green scrap for dimensional leaves.
  • Optional: Embellishment Kit ($5 from Shelli): Decorative brads for door knobs, anchor and window pane. Large brown beads for coconuts. Size 10 green beads for seaweed. Flower sequins for window box. Small shells with holes for beach. Beading needle and Silamide beading thread. Painted wonder under for weathered wood.

 

Please email RSVP to Shelliquilt@charter.net If you want an embellishment kit.

 

Be sure you name is on the list at Quilters Haven (651-322-7071)

Sew Happy!

Shelli Ricci

shelliquilt@charter.net




SEPTEMBER ART CLASS 2019


Marvelous Mosiacs



Sunday September 15, 1:00-3:30

Pick any pattern from Turtles to Beach Houses or the Flower Jar free pattern from the Shop Hop. Mosaics are so fun and very portable for those days that you want to sew, but have no machine! Perfect for retreats or in front of the TV!!!

 

Bring to class:

  • Small sharp scissors.
  • Small cutting mat and rotary cutter.
  • Tweezers.
  • Wool pressing mat (best option) or foam core sheet.
  • Pattern and ruler. Mosaic ruler or small Stripology ruler. Ruler is not mandatory… but it makes this fun and fast.
  • Batik fabrics (small amounts) that will work in your pattern. Remember light, medium and dark values.
  • Steam a Seam 2 big enough for picture.
  • Old gift card or credit card.
  • Plastic bead organizer or small plastic bags to organize cut squares.

 

Be sure you name is on the list at Quilters Haven (651-322-7071)

Sew Happy!

Shelli Ricci

shelliquilt@charter.net


 

 

 



Cost: $ 20.00
JULY CLASS ONLY: Optional Embellishment Kit purchased from Shelli $5.00
Date(s):
Sun, Aug 11, 2019 at 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Sun, Sep 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Sun, Oct 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Sun, Nov 10, 2019 at 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Sun, Dec 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Skill Details:Anyone who wants to learn and have fun!
Requirements:Supply list is within the class description.
Instructor Name:Shelli Ricci