Beginners Sampler Quilt Courses - Autumn 2016 During this 10 session quilting course we will make a complete 12-block sampler quilt. Each session will be 3 hours long with tea, coffee and homemade cake provided. This course is aimed at sewers who are familiar with using a sewing machine, but are new to patchwork and quilting. Group size will be between 4 and 6 people to ensure everyone gets individual attention.Sessions will be every fortnight, with a choice of Wednesday 10am - 1pm, Thursday evening 7pm-10pm or Saturday morning 10am-1pm timeslots available:- Wednesday dates : 14th and 28th September, 12th October, 2nd, 9th and 23rd November, 7th December, 4th and 18th January, 1st February. - Thursday dates : 15th and 29th September, 13th October, 3rd, 10th and 24th November, 8th December, 5th and 26th January, 9th February.- Saturday dates : 17th September, 1st and 15th October, 5th, 12th and 26th November, 10th December, 7th and 21st January, 4th February.
| A variety of patchwork techniques will be covered in constructing the blocks, before moving on to sashing/borders, layering, quilting and binding to complete the quilt. Full course notes will be given out at each session. Equipment and fabric for completing samples in class will be provided. You will need to bring your own sewing machine and basic sewing kit (requirements list will be sent out prior to course start) and purchase the fabrics for your Sampler Quilt. This course is designed for those with no previous knowledge of patchwork or quilting. However, you do need to have some basic sewing experience and be familiar with using a sewing machine. Tea, coffee, cold drinks and homemade cake is provided.Course cost : £150 total - £10 deposit to secure place. A payment of £70 at the first session. The remaining £70 due at session 6.Course size : 4 to 6 peopleCourse Location : 64 Townsend Lane, Harpenden AL5 2RG (MAP)|
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