Free Motion Quilting Workshop

Learn to free motion your own quilting projects with a series of tips and tricks from our expert quilting instructor. This hands-on workshop will include plenty of time for you to practice your skills on our machines, and try out the suggested designs.

 

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Students will need 2 fat quarters and batting cut to a similar size. Fabric and batting are available for purchase at the studio. Please plan to come a few minutes early, if you need to purchase supplies.

Techniques:

  • Preparing your sewing space for maximum success
  • Appropriate machine thread and needle combinations
  • Tips to your timing/ hand movements
  • Suggestions for correcting tension issues
  • Free-motion filler patterns
  • Planning out a plan of attack for your quilt

This is a 2 hour workshop. Beginner quilters are welcome, but if you have not quilted before we recommend taking our Intro to Quilting class first.

Course fee is $55+HST and includes a large spool of 50 weight Aurifil thread, and a package of quilting needles.

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***Workshop registration fees are non-refundable. If you need to cancel you workshop, you can use your credit towards a different workshop date or towards materials from our retail space. There is a $35~ fee for workshops cancelled or changed with less than 7 days notice from your registered date.

Free Motion Quilting (Downstairs Studio - Bloordale)

This 2 hour workshop takes place on Monday, August 21st, 2017 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Click here for a full class description.

Price: C$55.00

Date: Monday August 21, 2017

Available Spaces: 6

Free Motion Quilting (Downstairs Back Studio - Bloordale)

This 2 hour workshop takes place on Monday, October 16th, 2017 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm. Click here for a full class description.

Price: C$55.00

Date: Monday October 16, 2017

Available Spaces: 6

Free Motion Quilting (Downstairs Back Studio - Bloordale)

This 2 hour workshop takes place on Monday, November 13th, 2017 from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm. Click here for a full class description.

Price: C$55.00

Date: Monday November 13, 2017

Available Spaces: 6