The Sewing & Vacuum Center


Paper Piecing: Trim the Tree

Learn paper piecing (or foundation piecing) as we begin this wall-hanging just in time for the holidays. You'll learn how easy it is to make complicated patterns with paper piecing. Finished size is 16 1/2" x 25 3/4". 10:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M. Fee: $40.00 (includes pattern and fabrics for top) You bring: Sewing machine in good working order Rotary cutter and ruler (additional small cutter and 6" mat will also be helpful) Basic sewing supplies Open toe foot may also be helpful; 1/4" piecing foot Neutral thread for piecing

Saturday Stitchers

Join us for this Saturday gathering of like-minded quilters to share projects, tips and techniques, and enjoy an hour of quilting camaraderie! 10:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. Fee: FREE You Bring: Bring your completed or not-so-completed projects for Sew and Tell!

Machine Applique

Learn the secrets of successful machine applique as we work on samples of different techniques. We will not complete a project but you will have samples of several types of machine applique along with your machine settings. 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Fee: $40.00 (includes fabrics, threads, fusibles, instructions, etc.) You bring: Sewing machine in good working order; should have a zig-zag and blind hem stitch. Decorative Stitches are good but not required. Clear foot and/or open toe foot Bobbin with neutral thread (white or beige) Basic sewing supplies

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Paper Piecing: Trim the Tree