Live Online Workshop - Christmas Ribbon Patchwork Table Runner - 2 week course
This is a Live Online Workshop - Sew at home with us! To find out more about how our Live Online Workshops work click HERE
In this 2 week course, build on the basics of patchwork including a refresher on how to use a rotary cutter and sew precise 1/4 inch seams to make a fun patchwork table runner in fabrics of your choice (Christmas fabrics or others - your choice).
During the workshop you will learn how to:
- Build confidence using a rotary cutter ruler and cutting mat for speedy cutting
- Sew precise 1/4 inch seams and points
- Make half square triangles quickly and simply
- Create an impressive "quilt top"
- Finish with quilting, and binding - essential skills for creating bigger quilts in the future
What is included:
- Your instructions
- 50cm Wadding
- Fabric - 50cm each of 2 cotton fabrics (choose from section below)
- 50cm cotton fabric for backing
A fabric and materials kit is provided for this project. This will be posted to you straight after booking.
Please note: Because we are sending your materials before the class no refunds are available for this booking.
Please let us know what kit you would like in the comments section when booking. Choose 2 fabrics from this collection:
We will select a co-ordinating plain fabric for the backing and background.
You will need:
Some thread, a marking pen, pencil or chalk,
A rotary cutter, a mat and quilting ruler (ideally) OR ruler and sharp fabric scissors.
A sewing machine with straight stitches and a universal needle.
An iron and an ironing board, pins and basic sewing kit.
BOOK NOW! Bookings close at midnight 7 days before the workshop to allow for posting out your materials pack. Book by the previous Sunday for classes on Saturday and book by the previous Thursday for classes on Thursday.
About your tutor:
Elizabeth Hirst is passionate about working with textiles and enjoys finding little cheats to make quilting more efficient and fun. She particularly enjoys teaching people free motion quilting as well as a full range of Patchwork and Quilting techniques.