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Paula Free Motion Quilting Class

 

 

 

Are you scared of Machine Quilting? Then come along and face your fear by making a 20" x 20" panel suitable for a making into a quilted cushion. In the morning you'll learn how and when to use your walking foot before we  progress to some free-motion quilting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Class requirements for Beginning Machine Quilting Class:

 

CLASS KIT  will be supplied and is included in the class fee. Pre-marked calico square sandwiched with wadding and backing

 

OTHER:

 

sewing machine with drop-able feed dogs, plus a walking foot  AND a free-motion quilting foot

(please note: you may have to purchase these feet, as they do not come as standard feet for many machines - please ask if you're not sure!) ALSO: PLEASE BRING YOUR SEWING MACHINE MANUAL.

 

50 or 60 weight cotton sewing machine thread in the same or slightly darker colour than fabric

any other colours of machine quilting threads you may wish to try

 

Microtex , Quilting, or Universal  needles size 70 or 80 for your machine

 

Grip gloves or non-slip finger balm

 

sewing kit to include:

sharp pointed scissors, hand sewing needles, needle threader, sewing machine manual               

 

See you in class!        Paula

 

PS: Please note our members of staff are no longer allowed to carry heavy bags or sewing machines upstairs to the classroom. We kindly ask you to take your own equipment upstairs, so please make sure that you only bring items that you can carry to our 1st floor room.