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Desert Sky/Sunflower Illusions 10/12/19

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320122986
$85.00

Instructor: Lucille Amos

Saturday, October 12, 2019, 9:30am to 4:30pm

Choose either Desert Sky or Sunflower Illusions. A great introduction to paper piecing Judy Niemeyer's way

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  • Supply List
  • SUNFLOWER ILLUSIONS SUPPLY LIST

    General Class Supplies

     

    Pattern – Sunflower Illusion  (instructor will bring patterns for class – cost $37

    Fabric – see fabric requirements below

    6 x 12 ruler

    6 x 24

    Glue stick  (any kind)

    Glue pen  (Sewline or Fons & Porter)

    Iron, ironing board small if facility does not supply them

    Cutting mat – medium

    Rotary cutter with sharp blade

    Seam ripper

    Scissors

    Needles – sharps size 70

    Sewing machine with quarter inch foot and preferably a snap on table that attaches to your sewing machine.

     

    Paper piecing supplies

     

    12” add a quarter ruler

    Flower pins

    Zip lock bags – large 3 to 5

    Purple thang (or any other stiletto you use)

    High quality thread

    Glue stick

    Large paper clips

    Template plastic to make a fold template – 3” x 12”

    Glue pen

    Scotch tape

    Stapler

     

    FABRIC REQUIREMENTS:

     

    ¼ yard each of 8 bright orange fabrics for the unit H background. 

     ¼ yard each of 6 dark brown and black fabrics for the spikes in the unit. 

     This is the center of the sunflower.

     

    ¾ yard each of 8 dark fabrics if you want your background to be a nighttime sky or if you want

    a daytime sky – ¾ yard each of 8 light fabrics.

    ¼ yard each of 8 bright orange/yellow fabrics for the sunflower petals.

     

    This will make a quilt size 62” by 72”.   If you want a larger quilt, contact the

    Instructor at lamos@triad.rr.com or 336-643-7924

     

    Pre-class instructions for Sunflower Illusions class -  Please have the strips cut and bagged

    when you come to class.  We will finish cutting with template layout sheets in class.

     

    Unit H – Bag 1 

     Cut  8 – 6 ½”  x width of fabric strips from your bright orange background fabrics, and  cut into 30 – 7 

    X 10 1/2  inch rectangles and place in bag 1. Fabrics A1 to A8. 

     

    Cut 6 – 6”  x width of fabric strips from your dark brown and black fabrics and place in bag 1.

    Fabrics S1 to S6.

     Unit KM – Bag 2

     

    Cut 16 – 9 ½”  x width of fabric strips, (2) of each color from fabrics B1 to B8.  Subcut (30) 9 ½” x 20

    rectangles from your background fabrics.

     

    Cut 8 – 8”  width of fabric  strips from your bright orange fabrics, and  cut into 30 - 8 x 10 ½ rectangles and place in bag 2.  Fabrics A1 to A8.

     

    DESERT SKY

    SUPPLY LIST & PREP WORK

    General Class Supplies

     

    Pattern

    Fabric

    6 x 12 ruler

    6 x 24 ruler

    Iron, ironing board small if location does not supply irons/ironing boards 

    Cutting Mat – medium size

    Rotary cutter with sharp blade

    Seam ripper

    Scissors

    Needles – sharps size 70

    Sewing machine with quarter inch foot and preferably a snap on table that attaches to your sewing machine.

     

    Paper piecing supplies

     

    12” add a quarter ruler

    flower pins

    zip lock bags – large (2)

    purple thang (optional)

    high quality thread

    Glue stick (for paper)

    Glue pen (for use with fabric)

    Large paper clips or binder clips

    Template plastic to make a fold template 3 x 12

    Scotch tape

     

    Prep Work before class:

     

    You must have your fabrics cut into fat quarters – 18” x 21” –

       9 dark fabrics and 9 light fabrics.

    Please have fabrics stacked in two stacks (light & dark)

     and pressed to speed the cutting process in class.

     

    Questions:  Lucille Amos – 336-643-7924 or lamos@triad.rr.com

    Sew What Fabrics & Batiks Etcetera stocks all supplies and fabrics needed for our classes. Enjoy a 12% discount on your class purchases. You can be sure your class supplies are high quality and just what you need when you buy from Sew What Fabrics & Batiks Etcetera!

    NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT WEAR PERFUME OR SCENTED PRODUCTS TO CLASS. WE HAVE MANY PEOPLE WHO ARE ALLERGIC TO FRAGRANCES.

    Batiks Etcetera & Sew What Fabrics   460 E Main St   Wytheville, VA  24382
    www.batiks.com   info@batiks.com   276-228-6400   800-228-4573