This workshop covers the basics of English paper piecing, a technique that allows you to create complex and interesting designs with perfect points every time. Many shapes can be used, the most familiar pf which is the hexagon but it is not the only shape. In addition to the hexagon a variety of different shapes and designs will be explored including squares, pentagons and octagons.
Topics that will be covered include template options, template preparation, fabric selection, rapid fire cutting techniques, basting methods and block construction. A variety of design options for a creating a wall hanging or a full size quilt will also be discussed.
Teacher - Karen
Timing - Saturday October 14 - 10:00 - 4:00 (
Lunch and snacks will be provided)
Requirements - This class is suitable for anyone who can sew a simple whip stitch. Even those with minimal sewing experience will be amazed at what they can create!