Laura Welklin Workshop, February 6, 2019
Laura Welklin will present a workshop on Small Scale Fused Appliqué.
Where: St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 100 N St. Rd 46 Bypass, Bloomington, Indiana 47408
When: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Bring a sack lunch (please, no nuts or red or purple-based drinks) or money to pick up lunch at a nearby restaurant.
Members: $25.00 plus purchase a $20 kit directly from Laura at the workshop, cash or check only — no credit cards.
(You must have paid member dues for the 2018–2019 guild year to attend this workshop.)
Class size: Limited to 20.
Skill level: Suitable for all levels.
Sewing machine with “blanket stitch” capabilities. If you do not have this, a zigzag stitch will also work.
Sewing machine manual if you are not familiar with your machine blanket stitch.
Open toe appliqué foot.
Small sharp scissors, such as embroidery scissors.
Paper scissors and basic sewing supplies.
Tweezers; also bring reverse grip tweezers if you have them.
Empty machine bobbin. You will need this!
Small assortment of batiks or other tightly woven fabrics of various colors for appliqué flowers, stems, and leaves.
Background fabric of any type, one piece (about 8” x 8”) for practicing and small pieces for your finished project. Please starch these fairly heavily before coming to class.
Pressing cloth or a piece of muslin.
Small iron and pressing surface, if you have it. The guild will also have three ironing stations.
The $20 kit includes 2 spools of Superior Kimono silk thread, 1 spool of Bottom Line thread for your bobbin, 1 package of size 60 machine needles, 1 piece of fusible web, and a mechanical pencil.
Register Online with PayPal*, in person at our BQG meetings, or mail in your check with the Workshop Mail-in Registration (PDF). Registration deadline is Feb. 3, 2019.
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If you have any questions, please contact Brenda Roach, email: email@example.com