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This course will help you learn patchwork and quilting as well as develop your  understanding and skills.
You will beginn working on a Sampler Quilt project (consisting of a 12 block design). A “sampler quilt”, as the rule implies, is a sample of many different styles of patchwork, usually based on the block system. These are then stitched together to make a quilt top. This is a nine week course.

Patchwork, quilting, creative Applique. Lucy Dixon

SKU: 304
$130.00Price
  • Patchwork 1 : For Beginners
    Students will learn
     How to choose suitable fabrics and colours
     To use various tools.
     Advanced sewing machine skills.
     Use of paper template
     Application of sashing and borders (applying elements of design balance and proportion)
     Quilting
     The different techniques of quilting including hand quilting, machine quilting and others.
     How to finish the edge of the quilt.
     About the different types of bindings like: extension binding, self binding to give the quilt a good finish.

     

    Patchwork 2

    Students will learn

    • To cut, assemble and stitch the blocks .
    • A variey of patchwork techniques.

     

    Undertake a major work - to be a quilt of original design covering any methods learnt during the terms.