“Smash your Stash” guided scrap class Saturday 25 August 2018

On the Saturday of the August Camp in the City Daphne Wright is taking a free guided scrap class. The emphasis will be on accurate cutting and chain piecing, getting blocks made quickly with little fuss.

There are two patterns on offer- you can either choose one or both at the same time which is one of the joys of chain piecing.

Requirements:

Quilt 1 is made from 4 1/2″  patterned squares and 2 1/2″ strips of plain background fabric.

Quilt 2 is made from 2 1/2″ squares of patterned fabric and squares and 2 1/2″ strips of plain background fabric.

Come along with

lots of 4 1/2″ squares, 2 1/2″ squares and calico
Sewing machine, threads, scissors, pins and your usual sewing gear
cutting board and cutter
8″square ruler
long quilters ruler at least 3″wide
2 or 3 metres of bleached calico depending on the size of the quilt you wish to make