This is a event that includes both sewing machine applique class component and a quilt-a-long for 12 weeks.
The class component will cover the basics for: - Difference between steam-a-seam and heat-n-bond. - Difference between featherweight vs. heavy and iron heat impact. What happens when your iron is too hot. - Basic blanket stitch around applique test piece. - Basic satin stitch around applique test piece.
The remaining parts of this event are a quilt-a-long for the individuals in this event.
The Rainbow of Jewels kit is sold separately. The quilt is 99 1/2 x 99 1/2 inches.
This is a project of a lifetime and a treasure.
You must bring the following to the class: - Steam-a-seam or heat-n-bond. (11 yards needed) (Note: a yard can be purchased at a time if needed and is available in the shop.) - Creative Grids Simple 7/8 Triangle Maker Quilt Ruler (CGR78) ruler very helpful. - 6 1/2" square or 6 1/2" by 12 1/2" creative grid ruler. - Mini Iron II or a small mini iron. - Small iron mat to use at your table. - Thermal thimbles recommended. - Paper scissors to use cutting applique (I prefer Tim Holtz 5" Titanium Snips). - Marking pen (I prefer Micron 05 pen or Fine Tip Sharpie since these rub off less on my hands). - Sewing Machine and sewing supplies (include your quarter inch foot, sewing pins). - Rotary cutter and you need to bring your own rotary mat. - Various embroidery thread colors for satin stitching (Isacord is sold in the shop). - Black embroidery thread for button hole stitching - Tear-away stabilizer that is white - Fabric glue may be needed (do not use Elmer's or other water soluble glue) - A Lightbox is highly recommended.
Lightboxes are available on Amazon: - $18.79 prime (9 x 14") -> tiktecklab A4 Size Ultra-Thin Portable Tracer White LED Artcraft Tracing Pad Light Box w dimmable Brightness for 5D DIY Diamond Painting Artists Drawing Sketching Animation, Black - $23.99 prime (10 x 14") -> NXENTC A4 Tracing Light Pad, Ultra-Thin Tracing Light Box USB Power Artcraft Tracing Light Table for Artists, Drawing, Sketching, Animation - Larger ones are available up to 24" around $80.