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Joyce Hughes: Dimensional Thread Painting with Hummingbird Panel (Full Day WS, Sat, 5/11/19, 9am-4pm)

Joyce Hughes: Dimensional Thread Painting with Hummingbird Panel (Full Day WS, Sat, 5/11/19, 9am-4pm)
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Price: $65.00
ID Number : QL003


Dimensional Thread Painting with Hummingbird Panel,
Full Day Workshop
Saturday, May 11, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Want to learn Dimensional Thread Painting but you think it is too hard? In this class you will start with a beautiful panel to create a piece of art! You will learn the proper steps of Dimensional Thread Painting and find it to be a fun and creative technique. Explore the various thread selection, setting up your machine for stitching techniques with free motion quilting of zig zag and straight stitching, bobbin work and crystals. See the fabric come to life as you sew and layer the threads on top of your design. You will use thread as paint and sew with different types of threads and color combinations. Learn how to create interesting texture and dimension in your quilting project. You will leave with a full knowledge of Dimensional Thread Painting and create a one of a kind piece of art! Beginner & Intermediate levels.

Techniques Taught: Free Motion Quilting, Dimensional Thread Painting, Crystal Embellishment, Blocking and Squaring a Quilt and more!

Materials List: Class kit, $15 payable to instructor, includes panel, batting, muslin and use of threads for the bobbin. Bring to Class: Scissors to cut threads. Practice Quilt Sandwich (12” x 12”). If you like to use gloves, table sliders, etc. for Free Motion Quilting, please bring to class. #90 Topstitch Needles. Threads: Mettler Poly Sheen Solid: #3406-5531 Medium Green; Mettler Metrosene: # 9161-1360 Dark Gray; Mettler Silk Finish Cotton Variegated: #9075-9856 Mixed Tans, #9075-9838 Mixed Purples, #9075-9848 Mixed Pinks, #9075-9818 Mixed Greens; Mettler Silk Cottons Solids: #9105-0046 Purple , #9105-0900 Medium Brown, #9105-0572 Light Purple, #9105-1002 Dark Brown, #9105-0869 Magenta, #9105-0111 Dark Magenta, #9105-0757 Dark Green, #9105-1423 Bright Pink, #9105-3612 Ivory (All thread and needle supplies will be available for purchase in class.) Optional Threads: Mettler Metallic: #7633-5833 Green and/or #7633-172 Red. 

Sewing machines and accessories provided by BERNINA/ Hinkletown Sewing Machine Shop.