This course is designed to help you get started on your patchwork and quilting journey!
The first week: We'll focus on choosing fabrics, layout, and cutting using a rotary cutter and ruler. We'll even provide a colouring sheet to help you precisely plan a layout!
The second week: We'll start sewing together your locks, concentrating on accurate seams and working with colour.
The third week: We'll concentrate on sashing between the blocks of your quilt, and adding borders.
The fourth week: We'll make a start on quilting your project
The fifth week: We'll bind your quilt, hopefully finishing up your first quilt!
This class is suitable for complete beginners!
Materials are not included, you will need to bring 4 fat quarters in lighter tones, 4 fat quarters in darker tones. You will also need 1m of plain fabric for sashing and borders, and 1.15m x 1.5m of wadding and backing fabric.
You will also need thread to match, we recommend a quilting thread such as Aurifil.
The course starts on 2nd February and runs every two weeks on Saturday afternoons from 2pm - 4.00pm until 30th March. There may be some homework between classes.