Beginner Workshop

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New dates coming soon

This is a class for those who want to start quilting. This class is an introduction to piecing a quilt top.We will cover the following: 

  • Notions/Tools needed 
  • Fabric Selection 
  • Proper Rotary Cutting 
  • Accurate Seam Allowance 
  • Accurate Pressing 
  • Piecing Techniques
  • And More

We will briefly discuss the quilting and finishing of the quilt top but that will not be the main topic of this class. The goal is to compete a quilt top in class.

Supply List

  • Start Quilting with Alex Anderson 3rd edition [available for purchase at the PTQS $12.72]
  • A sewing machine in good working order
  • A quarter inch foot for sewing machine or the ability to move the machine needle 
  • Scissors and /or snips  Seam ripper  Rotary Cutter*  6’ x 24’ or 6 ½’ x 24 ½” Rotary cutting ruler* 
  • Rotary Mat * 
  • Pins *
  • Thread *
  • Fabric requirements listed on page 22 *
    • 3/4 yard focus fabric for outer border
    • 1/4 yard of of 9 different fabrics for blocks
    • 1/4 yard for inner border
    • 3/8 yard for binding
    • 1/4 yards fr backing
  • Items with * will be discussed in class. I will go over the various options for these items

Instructor: Cathy Harnisch