DATE: Saturday, November 11th
TIME: 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
COST: $45 ~ Please make checks payable to John Kubiniec
Instructor is John Kubiniec
Minimum class size of 4
English Flower Garden – Machine Applique
Explore machine appliqué with this wonderful English Flower Garden Block. We will be doing raw edge machine appliqué. In this class we will discuss how to transfer the design to your fusible and fabric and how to center the design in your block. We will also explore the various stitches on your sewing machine that you can use for machine appliqué. In class we will work on one block. You can turn this block into a pillow, small table topper/wall hanging or you can make a few blocks and turn them into a quilt.
Pattern will be provide as part of the class fee.
Fabric scraps 4”x 4” or larger for the flowers.
Green Fabric Scraps for stem and leaves (fat eighth or scraps are fine – you will need a scrap at least 12” long and 2” wide for the center stem
Flower pot fabric scrap 8” x 8”
Background fabric 18” x 18”
Border Fabric: 1/4 yard
Small fabric snips
Rotary Cutter with sharp blade
Rotary Cutting Ruler ( 6” x 24’)
Sewing Machine with Embroidery foot for your sewing machine (one that has an open toe on the front of the foot)
Manual for your sewing machine (so you can look up information on using decorative stitches)
Wide width stitch plate for decorative stitches
Various threads that complement your fabric choices for the appliqué. Different weights are fine.
Sewing Machine needles appropriate for the thread you wish to use for the appliqué.
Steam-a-Seam Lite Fusible or Soft Fuse Fusible
John Kubiniec, Big Rig Quilting, LLC
Print out the Class Registration Form, complete it. Either drop it off or mail it. Please remember, checks must be made payable directly to the instructors. (Note: You are not completely registered for the class until payment to the instructor has been received.)
Please… Sign up for classes at least 2 weeks in advance.
We need time to prepare kits & samples so you will be able to enjoy your class. If there is insufficient interest in a class, you will be notified of cancellation one week prior to the class. So don’t wait till the last minute to sign up for the classes you are interested in!
(M) = Machine Required