A beginners course in patchwork and quilting A beginners course in patchwork and quilting £175.00 Patchwork Sampler: [Choose]Tuesdays 17th April, 1st & 22nd May, 19th & 26th June and 10th July 2018 9:30am to 12:30pmSundays 18th March, 22nd April & 20th May 2018 10am to 4pm Sewing Machine: [None]I will be bringing my own machine to the sessionPlease can I book one of your machines Quantity: at £175.00 each Add To Basket In this introductory course you will learn all the basic skills of patchwork and quilting and make a beautiful sampler quilt. Each class will guide you through a number of techniques that you will work on in the class and then work on between classes. You will make 12 12”blocks using rotary cutting, machine piecing, English paper patchwork, applique, foundation piecing, hand and machine quilting and binding. You will make the following blocks together with 2 foundation pieced ones to make a 40” x 53” quilt. Ohio star Wild goose chase Card trick Churn dash Log cabin Drunkard’s path Tumbling blocks Grandmother’s flower Dresden plate Rose of Sharon FABRIC REQUIREMENTS 8 fat quarters of 100% cotton coordinating fabrics – a mixture of dark, medium and light tones. 1m background fabric that coordinates with your patchwork fabric. Backing fabric is also required but this will be discussed in week one. PLEASE ALSO BRING Reel of 100% cotton thread in a neutral colour (light grey/beige) Quilt rulers and rotary cutters will be provided and there will be the opportunity to purchase these during the workshop. The sessions are led by Tanya. We need a minimum of three people to run this course. People do cancel and we do hold waiting lists. If the date you would like is full please do contact us and we can add you to the list. During all of our workshops photographs are taken for promotional purposes only. Please make us aware at the time of booking if you would prefer not to be included.