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Hello Stitch Studio
Learn to Quilt I - Star Quilt
Learn how to make this beautiful star quilt. You will leave class with a quilt top (or nearly finished one!) and the confidence to take on more complicated patterns and techniques. This is a 2 session class meeting two Thursdays, March 21 and 28 from 6pm - 8:30pm.
Time & Location
Mar 21, 2019, 6:00 PM – Mar 28, 2019, 8:30 PM
Hello Stitch Studio, 1708 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94703, USA
About the Event
**This is a 2 session class meeting two Thursdays, March 21 and 28 from 6pm - 8:30pm.**
Learn how to make this beautiful star quilt using half-square triangles with instructor Michelle Wyman. This class is perfect if you have never sewn a quilt before. Michelle will walk you through quilt-making basics including:
- Using a sewing machine
- How to properly use a rotary cutter and ruler
- Design layout
- Accurate piecing skills
- Making the back for your quilt
You will leave class with a quilt top (or nearly finished one!) and the confidence to take on more complicated patterns and techniques. To see more examples from this class, CLICK HERE.
To continue your quilt journey, we recommend you follow up this class with Learn To Quilt II. In the second series, Michelle will cover how to complete your quilt with instruction in quilting and binding the finished top.
Skill level: Beginner (102)
About the Instructor:
Michelle Wyman has an MFA in the performing arts and worked professionally in San Francisco and Los Angeles before settling down to raise three kids. She has always been a “maker” and whether it was back stage or while chasing her kids around she kept her passion for textiles going with knitting, spinning, sewing and fabric dying. She made her first quilt for her first born 30 years ago an her passion for quilting, embroidery and anything textile related has only grown over the years. Her quest for learning new techniques from master quilters and fabric designers has led her to attend numerous workshops around the country. She loves nothing more than to share her passion with her students young and old!
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