Patchwork & Quilting Classes in Birmingham

Phone 07970 698825

Email:Rachel@sewhappy.co.uk

Beginners Patchwork Sampler Course

Mondays10am - noon starting 18th September 2017

at L&M Nutt Sewing Machines

418 Chester Road Sutton Coldfield

Birmingham B735BS

                           Cost £180 - To secure your place please book here


 

If you have always wanted to make a quilt, but didn't know where to start this is the course for you...

The course is aimed at beginners and will run over 12 weeks.

You will learn basic patchwork techniques, including American and English Piecing, how to sash, quilt and bind a quilt.You will build your own library of patterns, templates and skills that will enable you to complete a small quilt.

 

 The finished item measures 44" square, but can easily be extended if you wish.
You will need to bring

-           4 x 0.5 metres of cotton fabric - Choose a patterned, non directional fabric, then choose other colours that co-ordinate with it… try to have different tones, ie pale fabrics, dark and medium fabrics.

                 You will need to buy more fabric for the sashing, backing and some wadding, but these can be purchased during the course

-          Pencil and ruler

-          Sharp fabric scissors and general purpose scissors

      -          Basic sewing kit - needles and cotton to co-ordinate with your fabric

 


Sewing machines are available to use in class and with a maximum of 8 students, spaces are limited, so booking is essential.

A £50 deposit is required and will secure your place. Full balance payable by the first class.

To secure your place, please book now

                        For more details contact Rachel Warren on 07970 698825