Three Little Birds Sewing Co.
Intro to Quilting --- Learn to Quilt from Start to Finish
Learn how to make your first quilt or hone your skills in this Intro to Quilt Series. Students will use the Double Star Pattern by Fancy Tiger Crafts to make a baby/throw sizes quilted (54" square). Class covers cutting, following a pattern, piecing together a top, basting, quilting, and applying binding. In order to stay on track, students may need to complete "homework" on their own or attend a Wednesday Night Sewcial.
Dates: Saturdays --- March 14th, 21st, 28th, and April 4th. 9am to noon
Can't make all the sessions? Shoot us an e-mail, we're happy to accommodate your schedule!
Below is a rough schedule of the class week by week.
Week 1: Fabric selection, cutting, and how to piece together fabrics
Week 2: Continue sewing the top of the quilt
Week 3: How to make a quilt sandwich, basting, & quilt techniques
Week 4: Finish quilting and how to bind a quilt
All supplies are available for purchase in the store. Students always receive 10% discount on items purchased for class.
For a Throw Sized Quilt:
- Double Star Quilt Pattern by Fancy Tiger Crafts
- 4 Dark Colored Fat Quarters for Star
- 11 -1/2 yard cuts of Light Colored Fabric for background.
- Binding – 1/2 yd.
- Backing – 2 3/4 yds.
- Coordinating thread
- Throw sized batting
- Curved basting pins