String Spider Web!
Size Quilt Approx Size: 55"X55"
The objective in this workshop is for students to learn the
basics, and the fun and freedom of string piecing!
Quilt can be made any size you want it, just make more blocks!
scraps and strips to share with
others in the class so that everyone has a variety of fabrics to play
Please come with a basket, a box, a bin,
a bag of scraps you've had
sitting around! Bring strings (long tapered strips), strips,
squares, bricks, trimmings from joining binding on the bias, odd sized
triangles, left over binding pieces....in a wide variety of colors!
Lights, darks, mediums, prints, solids, batiks, calicoes, bring it ALL!
Block Size: 10 3/4"
In addition to your fabric you will need the basics:
Please print out the pattern here: http://quiltville.com/spiderwebpf.html
and bring it with you.
Background fabric: This all depends on how big your quilt is
going to be. The lapsized quilt can be made with 1 yard of background.
(In this case Orange) If you make the quilt bigger, plan accordingly. A
twin sized quilt will take you 2 yards, a full to queen 3 to 3 1/2,
etc. These yardage requirements are estimates.
- Sewing machine in working order (including power
cords and extention
- Thread, scissors, seam ripper,pins and any other
- Rotary cutter, mat and ruler.
- Wooden seam presser, unless individual irons are
approved for your venue. Please don't overload the breakers and blow
- One piece of template plastic and a fine point pigma
marker to draw on it with.
- 1 tablet "newsprint" type drawing paper. This paper
tears easily for removal. Printer paper is a bit tougher, but can be
used in a pinch.
- 1 fine point pencil
- Please wear your guild name tag so I know who you are!
or Comments? I would love to hear from you!!
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