Join Gail in the one-day workshop making an easy table runner out of squares and learn to machine quilt and bind with the decorative stitches on your machine! Even if you have a basic model machine, many of the utility stitches can be altered to make beautiful looks for your creation. You'll select decorative threads and learn all the secrets to make a great project to grace your home.
21 five inch squares of fabric
If you choose to add a border, you'll need approx 1/4 - 1/2yd
1/2 yard fabric for backing 1/4 yd fabric for binding
1/2 yard batting
40 or 50wt sewing thread for piecing. Neutral grey or tan is best.
Curved safety pins for basting
Decorative thread for machine quilting with decorative stitches. Gail will direct you for selection during class if desired. There is no need to buy this ahead of time.
Machine quilting needles - size 90 - this may differ depending upon thread used
Rotary cutter and mat (we have mats and rotary cutters for you to use, please reserve these in advance as well)
Clear ruler for rotary cutting 6" x 24"
1/4" patchwork foot for sewing machine. (Bernins #37, #57, #97C or #97D)
Open toed embroidery foot for decorative quilting stitches (Bernina #20, 20C, or 20D)
Sewing machine, cord and foot pedal. You may reserve a classroom machine in advance by phoning 610 689 0068. If you are bringing your own machine, be sure to bring your machine manual.
Remember, if you are a beginner and need help selecting supplies, we are more than happy to help!