PO Box 667 New Hope, PA 18938 215.862.5828

Linda Sullivan: No Fear of Curves Cosmos (6-hour WS, Fri, 1/28/22, 12-6pm EST)

Linda Sullivan: No Fear of Curves Cosmos (6-hour WS, Fri, 1/28/22, 12-6pm EST)
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Price: $85.00
ID Number : SH040


No Fear of Curves Cosmos
6-hour Workshop
12 pm - 6 pm EST, Friday, January 28

Liberated slash ‘n sew strips come together in a traditional Drunkard’s Path block to form the gorgeous, strippy, 22-inch diameter Cosmos circle. This workshop is perfect for beginning or advanced students to learn fun, easy and wonky strip piecing while conquering their fear of sewing curves with Linda’s easy tips and tricks.
All Levels

Click here for a printable supply list.

Students to Provide
: Purchase of the pattern Cosmos at Colourwerx.com. It is available in both paper and PDF formats.  Paper pattern with shipping costs $16.50; PDF pattern costs $12.00

Fabric Requirements:

1. For One (1) Cosmos Block (22” x 22”)

a. Background Fabric - 1/2 yard

b. Strips - choose 2 colorways (i.e.: red & purple) - gather (10) 2-1/2” X WOF strips in each colorway that vary in texture, tone, and value - subcut each strip into 14” lengths for a total of (20) from each colorway - you will need (40) strips total to make one 22” Cosmos block for the class.

(Note: In class there may be an opportunity, if time allows, to begin a second Cosmos block so bring extra fabric if desired).

2. (1) Spool of a Coordinating Color of Aurifil 100% Cotton 50wt Thread (or similar brand) for Piecing

3. 24” Straight Rotary Ruler and Rotary Cutter

4. 12-1/2” Square Ruler

5. Template Plastic or Heavy Cardboard to Cut Out Cosmos Pattern Shapes (from pattern)

6. Fabric Marking Pen (iron-off or water-soluble preferred)

You will also need these other sewing items to complete this project:

• Sewing Machine in good working condition - please bring your manual, cord, foot pedal, and presser feet

• 1/4” Seam Presser Foot for your Sewing Machine

• Basic Sewing Supplies such as straight pins (long glass head pins work best), scissors, marking pencil or pen, seam

ripper, etc...

Before Class:

Please read through the pattern, and cut the following prior to class:

1. Subcut your Cosmos Circle Strips into 14” lengths for a total of (20) strips in each of 2 colorways (or 40 strips total for 1 Cosmos block).

2. Using the template plastic or heavy cardboard - trace the L shape and Quarter Circle shape from the Cosmos pattern. Cut the shapes out from the template plastic (or heavy cardboard).

Sewing Machine Required