June 1, 2019
Dinner Plate Dahlia by Quiltworx/Judy Niemeyer
With Certified Instructors: Flo Bradbury and Ann Troutman
Eight sessions on Mondays in 2019 from 10am-4pm
2/25, 3/18, 4/1, 4/29, 5/20, 6/3, 6/17
|Supplies:· Pattern – Dinner Plate Dahlia by Quiltworx (includes paper foundations)· Fabric as indicated on pattern back – colors are your choice· Scissors – both paper and fabric· Rotary cutter and extra blades· Add-A-Quarter Ruler 12” or 18”· 6” X 18” ruler and medium cutting mat
· Seam Ripper
· Scotch Tape
· Fabric Glue Stick &/or Glue Pen (we like Sewline or Bohin)
· High quality cotton thread 50 or 60 weight (we like Aurifil) in a neutral color
· Large uncoated paper clips (lots)
· Gallon baggies & Sharpie marker
· Flower Head pins
· Sewing machine in good working order with ¼” foot, power cord, foot pedal
|Prework:· Cut out all of the paper foundations ¼” outside marked lines.· Refer to pattern instructions for numbering bags and what goes in which bag.· Are you prewashing? Wash and press all of it. Never start a project with some pieces washed and some not. Iron with sizing, starch or Best Press will give the best results|
|Optional but good to have:· Purple Thang· Size 70/10 Microtex or Sharp needles· Ink pen or pencil· Personal iron and pressing surface|
Join Carol Stanek, Certified Instructor, at the Grand Oak Retreat in Scottsboro, Alabama from May 30 to June 2, 2019 for a retreat of paper piecing fun! Retreat fee includes 4 days/3 nights shared lodging, eight (8) meals and all snacks/beverages, large classroom with individual tables for each student, and paper piecing instruction all for $380. This retreat is limited to 14 attendees, so register early!
Grand Oak Retreat is located on 30 acres overlooking beautiful Lake Guntersville in Scottsboro, Alabama. The retreat house is 7,000+ square feet featuring a large work area with picturesque lake view, relaxing wrap around porch and a home theatre room. Grand Oak Retreat provides cozy, relaxing atmosphere where you can escape everyday distractions.
Registration Form and more details on my website: http://stitchwithcolor.com/retreats
Registration Deposit Deadline: March 1, 2019
Contact Jackie Holkum directly for additional information and to register.
The newest Technique of the Month will be released in January 2019.
Join me at Decorative Stitch in Shelby Township, MI and learn to make this stunning quilt.
We will meet once a month for 7 months beginning in February.
Feb. 16, March 2, April 6, May 18, June 1, July 20, August 17, 2019