Thu, Oct 26|
Pole Star: A Modern New York Beauty
Join us at Sew Magarbo to make a modern take on the New York Beauty block.
Time & Location
Oct 26, 6:30 PM – Dec 07, 9:00 PM
Ashburn, 44933 George Washington Blvd #130-135, Ashburn, VA 20147, USA
About the event
Let's master foundation paper piecing and curves to create a modern New York Beauty Quilt!
Dive into the intricate world of quilting artistry with our advanced quilting class focused on mastering two essential techniques: Foundation Paper Piecing and Curves. In this 5-session course, you'll elevate your quilting skills to create a stunning and modern New York Beauty quilt block that showcases your expertise and creativity.
Session 1: Plan & Prepare
In our first session, we'll review the pattern, discuss fabric and color options, review prep work for upcoming classes and talk about necessary tools.
Session 2: Conquering Curves with Confidence
Master the hot new technique of curved piecing. You will learn different approaches to cutting, piecing, and pressing fabric arcs and develop the skill and patience required to seamlessly stitch curves.
Session 3 & 4: Foundations of Foundation Paper Piecing
Discover the magic of Foundation Paper Piecing as we guide you through its principles and advantages. Learn how using the right tools and a few tips will help you acheive perfect points.
Session 5: Finishing
In the final session, refine your New York Beauty quilt block by focusing on fine-tuning and finishing touches. Learn techniques for matching seams and discuss quilt layout options.
Prerequisites:This class is designed for experienced quilters who are comfortable with foundational quilting techniques, including accurate cutting, piecing, and sewing. Participants should have prior experience with basic Foundation Paper Piecing.
- List is found in email when registered
- Pattern is included
- We provide the sewing machine!
Students will work at their own pace on studio provided sewing machines. Homework may need to be completed between classes.
Intermediate - Advanced> refer to skill level guide
Must know how to....
- Use rotary cutter and ruler
- Use a sewing machine
- Sew a straight line
Classes will meet on the following Thursdays from 6:30-9:00pm:
- October 26
- November 9
- November 16
- November 30
- December 14
Instructor: Ms. Tanna of @tannamade on Instagram
Pole Star: Modern NY Beauty
+$8.75 service fee
Oct 23, 8:30 PM
This ticket includes instruction and pattern
+$8.75 service fee0