Beginners - Make a simple Patchwork Throw/Quilt (Weekday workshop)

Create a stunning but simple, wonderful, cosy,  vintage style patchwork throw to enhance your home. Express your creativity to make it as colourful and decorative as you please. The finished size will be approx. 50" x 60" using 10" squares (layer cake) or 30" x 35" using 5" squares (charm pack).

You will learn:                                                       

  • Measuring
  • Making templates
  • Joining patches on the sewing machine
  • Adding batting to create warmth and depth
  • Finishing edges by making your own unique decorative edge
  • Advice & demonstration of machine stippling to add interest (optional)

Additional costs: 30 x 10" squares of cotton fabric (known as layer cake when ordering online, usually in packs of 42) or a charm pack of 42 x 5" squares.  Two metres of 60" wide batting (wadding can also be used but not as effective). Two metres of 60" or wider coordinating cotton backing; this can also be used for edging. One metre of each if you are making the smaller throw.  All tools, refreshments and haberdashery are included in the price. This is a two day course running on Tuesday 15th & 22nd June 2021 10am-1.30pm.

Knowledge level: Suitable for someone who can use a sewing machine.

Tutor: Emma

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.

To join the waiting list please email info@bristolsewingschool.co.uk