In this 2 session class we will be learning the next step in quilting! We will focus on how to make half square triangles and how to work with a beautiful panel. Featuring fabric from Harvest Wishes by Deb Strain for Moda. Perfect to get you in the autumnal sprit!
This Class is held over 2 weekend Saturdays and both are required to complete quilt top.
Date for class session 1: Saturday September 23, 2023 10:30am - 3:00 pm with a 1/2 hr lunch.
Date for class session 2: Saturday September 30, 2023 10:30am - 3:00 pm with a 1/2 hr lunch.
Class Sesson #1 we will go over how to create the universal quilt unit - the Half Square Triangle. We will focus on how to mark fabrics, sew accurately, press, and accurately "square up" your pressed half square triangles.
Class Sesson #2 we will cover how to trim our panels to correct size and how to sew and add our borders to our panel. Goal is to complete our quilt tops by the end of class.
Student will be required to bring the following items to class for both sessions:
- A Sewing Machine in working order and fitted with a sewing machine needle.
- Sewing Machine thread in a neutral color. I suggest Aurifil 50wt thread in color 2000.
Maggie's on Main will have the following for student use during class. If you prefer to bring your own, please feel free to do so.
- Rotary cutter, rulers and mats.
- Quilting Pins for piecing
- Irons and pressing boards
- Frixion pens for marking
- Design Boards
- Tons of fun!