February Workshops Back

SATURDAY CLASSES WITH ESTHER ANDERSON - £40
Saturdays 1st, 15th and 29th February 2pm to 4.30pm

This afternoon class is aimed at beginners and you will be working through the “Disappearing Nine Patch” quilt pictured. You can make this quilt with a charm pack which gives you a scrappy look or from a jelly baby pack. Esther will show you rotary cutting and piecing techniques, machine quilting and finishing and binding. The aim is to get you through everything you need to know to make a simple quilt! This class is limited to four students and is machine sewn.

BEGINNERS BLOCKS - £40.00
With Esther Anderson – Thursday 27th February 10am to 3pm
Requirements

This is a class for beginners to get you started with simple patchwork techniques. Esther will show you how to cut simple shapes such as strips and squares accurately using a rotary cutter, mat and ruler, and how to piece these pieces accurately to make a variety of blocks with half and quarter square triangles. You will hopefully get three blocks finished at the class and patterns will be provided for additional blocks that you can finish at home. You can make the blocks into a table runner or individual cushions. This class is limited to four students.

GET STRIPPING! – JELLY BABY QUILT DAY
WITH ESTHER ANDERSON - £35
Friday 28th February 10am to 3pm
Requirements

At this class we will be looking at lots of different ways to use jelly baby packs, which are packs of 5 inch strips. This class is ideal for beginners as we will be covering rotary cutting and piecing to create different quilt patterns. Esther will show you how to vary designs and use quick cutting techniques and give you lots of patterns and ideas to make simple quilts. The patterns are approx 30 x 40 inches but you can make larger quilts by using multiple packs and by adding borders. Lots to learn at this fun class!