Work with fancy fabrics like velvet and silk and play with hand-embroidered seam treatments to create richly textured, sumptuous blocks.
Crazy quilting produces fanciful designs that explode with embellishment on asymmetrical patchwork. In this class, learn how to stabilize fancy fabrics and discover four block construction methods sewn on a muslin foundation, including straight seams, curved seams, freezer paper appliqué and free-form techniques. Let your crazy imagination run wild as you combine 10 basic and advanced hand embroidery stitches to make fabulous seam treatments, embellishing with silk ribbon flowers, beads, buttons, couching, appliqué and charms. Finish with display tips for both a four-patch quilt or single blocks.
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Get creative with textured stitches that complement embroidery, appliqué, and more! More…