Monday, March 5, 2012
Quilt As You Go.....Class
Comfort Quilt Day
Instructor: Barbara McDaniel
Leads a class in.....Quilt As You Go:
Barbara explains the Quilt As You Go Technique
There are several different Quilt As You Go Techniques.
Today we are learning the strip method.
We are checking out Barbara's class sample quilts
Choosing coordinating fabrics...
Cutting them into 6 inch strips
I chose pale blues...
Betty chose florals...
Now to cut the batting:
Batting is also cut into 6 inch strips...
Batting was piled up on all of the tables...
Then we made strip sandwiches...
top fabric, batting, backing fabric
Let the sewing begin:
Barbara is doing a trimming demo
Time to clean up:
Next month we will continue the piecing/quilting
on these comfort quilts
See you in April for more.....Quilt As You Go
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Our Comfort Quilts and Raffle Quilts are created with donated Fabrics, Battings and Threads.
If you would like to donate cotton fabrics or other materials to this worthy cause, please contact LuAnn Kessi email@example.com
Everything is Better when it is Quilted,
The Harlan Valley Quilters