| Classes Offered by Connie Sue
Class 2 - Intermediate/Advanced Quick Prep Applique
|Class 2: Quick Prep Intermediate/Advanced– 6 hours
Description: This is a technique class. We will NOT be making a specific project. Instead each student will make samples of the various techniques that they can take home for reference. I will provide a kit for $20.00 per student that the students will use to make their samples
Prerequisite: Each student should know the appliqué stitch and be able to stitch inner and outer curves and inner and outer points.
Hour 1 – Line an appliqué patch
Hour 2 - Make a split leaf
Hour 3 – Stitch a bias stem
Add embroidery to our appliqué.
Hour 4 – Make a skinny stem
Hour 5 – Stitch a circle
Hour 6 – Prepare dark background fabric for appliqué.
1 light box for every 5 students
Each student should bring a basic sewing kit including:
Scissors (both regular and serrated if you have them)
Needle threader if you normally use one (Optional - can skip if you don’t usually use one)
1 spool 50 wt. or heavier white or light-colored thread
1 spool 50 wt. or heavier black or very dark-colored thread
1 fat quarter of good quality muslin or light-colored 100% cotton quilting fabric
1 large needle size 5, 6, 7, or 8
#2 lead pencil
Each student will purchase a kit that I will supply. It will contain:
Pattern for class
Applique fabric for class
Packet of needles
1-spool Kimono silk in a neutral color
Pattern to make after class
Number of students: Maximum 20. If there are more who want to take the class, I would be happy to repeat the class. The $400.00 charge applies for each class taught.
Charge: Trunk show - $100.00. This includes up to 2 trunk shows. If applicable one will be in the afternoon and the second in the evening
Workshop - $400.00 per class
Note: Trunk show and one workshop must be booked together. The workshop and trunk show do not have to be on the same day.
Click here for a PDF file of info for class 2.