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Learn to Quilt 101



If you really want to learn to quilt and don’t have a clue where to start, here is the class for you! Jackie O'Laughlin will guide you thru every step and teach you how to make your first quilt.  Your choice of a Trip Around the World or Northern Lights patterns.

 

This class will introduce the students to the following:

Preparing the fabric for rotary cutting, how to use rotary rulers, and rotary cutter, rotary cutting and the safety involved. How to strip piece, sew ¼ inch seams, match seams together, and sew rows together to make the quilt top. 

How to measure and add borders, and  how to layout the quilt top for pin basting and what binding is and how to apply it finish the quilt.  We pin baste your quilt top in the last class and talk about the walking foot and how to stitch in the ditch to quilt your project.  The quilting of this quilt will not be done in class.

 

No experience required. Class fee is $75  for 4 classes, and includes the pattern.



Skill Level:
beginner
Skill Details:
Beginner
Requirements:
Supply list available with paid registration. Working sewing machine and basic quilting supplies.
Instructor Name:
Jackie O'Laughlin
jackieol@mtco.com
Instructor Bio:
Jackie O'Laughlin
jackieol@mtco.com

Learn to Quilt 101

Cost:
$ 75.00
includes pattern