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786 Goldstream Ave. Victoria BC. V9B 2X6

Beginners Quilting

Welcome to an immersive, hands-on quilting experience! Join us for a comprehensive class designed to equip you with essential techniques that are the cornerstone of quilting excellence.

Throughout this class, you'll master:

  1. Precision Cutting: Learn the art of accurate cutting, ensuring perfectly sized fabric pieces that fit seamlessly in your quilt blocks.

  2. Seam Perfection: Explore the importance of precise seam allowances, discovering how they impact block assembly and overall quilt construction.

  3. The Art of Pressing: Understand the significance of proper pressing techniques in achieving neat, flat quilt blocks, leading to a professional-looking final product.

  4. Meticulous Measuring: Hone your measuring skills, a crucial aspect in the quilt-making process, ensuring consistency and accuracy across your project.

Each skill you acquire will serve as a powerful tool in your quilting arsenal, empowering you to create a stunning quilt you'll be genuinely proud of. By delving into these foundational techniques, you'll gain the confidence and proficiency needed to tackle quilting projects with ease and precision.

Whether you're a novice eager to begin your quilting journey or seeking to refine your existing skills, this class promises to elevate your quilting prowess and set you on the path to creating breathtaking quilts that reflect your passion and dedication.

Come and join us in this immersive quilting adventure, where every meticulous detail contributes to the creation of a beautiful quilt you'll cherish!"

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: - Precision Cutting Mastery: Explore the art of accurate cutting using a rotary cutter, self-healing mat, and ruler, ensuring perfectly sized fabric pieces for seamless quilt assembly. Seam Perfection: Learn the importance of accurate piecing using a 1/4" piecing foot, allowing you to achieve neat and precise seams critical to quilt block assembly. Seam Matching Tricks: Discover expert tricks and methods for matching seams flawlessly, ensuring your quilt blocks align seamlessly for a polished finish. Border Measurement Techniques: Gain insights into measuring and applying borders to square up your quilt, achieving a professional and balanced look. Layering and Quilting: Explore the process of layering with batting and backing, and delve into machine quilting techniques that bring your quilt to life. Finishing Touches with Binding: Learn the art of binding, adding the final touches to your quilt with crisp and tidy edges. Each skill taught in this class contributes to the creation of a meticulously crafted quilt, reflecting your dedication to precision and quality craftsmanship. This class is designed for both novice quilters eager to begin their journey and experienced crafters seeking to refine their techniques. Whether you're passionate about quilting or aspire to elevate your skills, this class promises to be an enriching experience that empowers you to create beautiful quilts with confidence. Embark on this quilting journey with us, where precision meets creativity, and every stitch tells a story of craftsmanship and dedication!"
Requirements: Supply List via Email: Registered students will receive a detailed supply list via email, outlining all necessary materials required for the class. This list ensures you're fully prepared to dive into the quilting experience. Discount Offer: All supplies purchased for the class entitle you to an exclusive 20% discount on regular-priced merchandise. Take advantage of this offer to gather your quilting essentials at an advantageous rate. Sewing Machine Rental: For added convenience, sewing machine rental is available at a nominal fee of $5.00 per class. While machines can be rented during the session, it's strongly recommended that students have their own machine for homework assignments and practice. Machine Selection Assistance: Looking to invest in a portable sewing machine? Our experts are on hand to assist you in selecting a great sewing machine suitable for quilting and sewing needs. We offer a range of quality machines to suit various preferences and budgets. At our store, we prioritize providing you with the necessary tools and equipment to enhance your quilting journey. Whether it's acquiring supplies at a discounted rate, renting a machine for class convenience, or selecting a sewing machine tailored to your requirements, we're here to support your quilting endeavors. Prepare for an enriching quilting experience and take advantage of our resources to ensure you have everything needed to embark on this creative journey with confidence!
Instructor: Natasha Cloutier
Instructor Bio: Join Natasha in her classes and embark on a quilting journey where learning is infused with joy, discovery, and an abundance of creativity. Discover the art of quilting under the guidance of Natasha, who's dedicated her life to sharing the magic of this beloved craft.
Classes fee only. Materials and notions can be purchased in store.

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.