Dallas, TX

Borders, Bindings and More (BYOF)
Teacher: Kris Vierra
 
Saturday, August 21, 2021
12:30 PM-3:30 PM
 
Code(s): S267, T283X Hands on Workshop
 
Irving Convention Center
 
Pre-Registration Closed
 
Pricing Information
 
Session Value: 3
Price Per Session (before discount): $23.00
Materials Fee: $17.00
Tired of quilts that have more waves than Miss America? Want to learn to miter single or multiple borders without worry? Maybe you just want to spice up your same old borders and binding with something new: like scallops, flanges, or prairie points. Join Kris as she covers basic and advanced binding techniques using simple methods to guarantee perfect mitered corners and seams. Also discuss different sashing strip techniques, various edge finishes, and other ways to spice up your borders. Demonstration and samples will be provided. Bring your own fabric; see supply list for details.

In the Janome Studio sponsored by StitchHouse
  • Student Maximum: 20 (3 seats left)
  • Category(ies): Rookies and Refreshers, Quiltmaking, Piecing Techniques, Finishing Your Quilt, Stretch Your Creativity
  • Advance Prep:
    Cut (2) - 1.25-inch by approximately 20-inch long strips of fabric from contrasting colors and (2) - 2-inch by approximately 20-inch long strips of fabric also from contrasting colors.
  • Supply List:
    Elmer's Liquid School Glue, small ruler with 45 degree lines, rotary cutter or scissors, fabric marking pen and seam ripper. Note: Cutting mats will be available in the classroom.

     

    Fabric requirements:

    • Two contrasting fabrics - these can be fat quarters

     

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