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Strip Tube Quilting Workshop - A Beginning/intermediate Quilting Workshop with Emma Connolly
No quilting experience necessary! In this class you will learn to make fast quilt blocks using a triangle ruler. The "Strip Tube Ruler" is useful for making creative cuts and there are many ways to design a quilt top using this simple tool. You will get a good start on your quilt top and receive instruction on how to complete your project.
You may bring your own sewing machine or use one of ours. Machine sewing experience required. Appropriate for ages 14 through adult. No prior quilting experience required.
Supplies to bring to class:
- 1/2 yard each of 2 light color fabrics and 2 dark color fabrics: your "lights" can be solids or prints, whites or pastels; your "darks" can be solids or prints, brights, blacks, etc.; you will get a head start if your fabrics are cut into 2.5" strips; call or email us with any questions.
- Basic sewing supplies (scissors, straight pins or clips, seam ripper, etc.)
- Strip Tube Triangle ruler
- rotary cutter
- sewing machine (or you may reserve one of ours)
Bring your stash fabrics, scraps or fat quarters!! Or, purchase fabrics & supplies in our shop - you may also purchase the Strip Tube Ruler in our shop or bring one with you.
Class attendees receive a 15% discount on all day-of-class purchases!
As with all our classes, you may register online through Eventbrite, or in person in our shop. If you prefer to pay the class fee on the day of class, you must call ahead so you will have a space. Please read our class policies here.
When & Where
Uptown Needle & CraftWorks
4610 Magazine Street, New Orleans LA 70115 * 504-302-9434
“A longing for excitement can be satisfied without external means within oneself: For creating is the most intense excitement one can come to know.” – Anni Albers
NOTE: You may register for classes in person, by phone or through Eventbrite. For private sewing lessons, please see our website or call our shop.
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