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Finishing Your Quilt 101



Your quilt top is finished. What do you do now? In this class, we will...
*Make a quilt sandwich with the quilt top, batting, and backing.
* Machine quilt the sandwich with a basic stitch in the ditch method using invisible thread.
* Discuss how to bind and complete the quilt.

Supplies Needed:
-Finished quilt top (twin size or smaller) 
-Backing Fabric (pieced together, if needed, to make it big enough for your quilt)
-Batting
-Sewing machine, cord, foot etc.
-Basic sewing supplies-scissors, pins, seam ripper, etc.

-Invisible thread - clear or smoke.
-Fabric marking pen/pencil.
-Binding fabric-cut into four 2 1/4 inch strips x width of fabric (WOF).
-Blue painters tape and 50-100 curved safety pins for quilting.

-Walking foot or stitch in the ditch quilting foot.
-Optional- Fons and Porter binding tool


Plan to arrive 15 minutes before class starts to unload and set up the sewing machine, etc.
Skill Level:
Advanced Beginner
Requirements:
Basic sewing skills are required. You need to be familiar with the operation of your sewing machine and be able to sew a straight line. Must have a pieced quilt top (twin size or smaller) ready for finishing.
Instructor Name:
Charity Johnson
Instructor Bio:
Charity Johnson

Finishing Your Quilt 101

Cost:
$ 20.00
Sat, Apr 6, 2019 at 10:30 am to 1:30 pm

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