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Lisa Shepard Stewart: Ankara String Quilt: Creating with African Prints (3 hr WS, Weds, 11/2/22, 12-3pm EDT)

Lisa Shepard Stewart: Ankara String Quilt: Creating with African Prints (3 hr WS, Weds, 11/2/22, 12-3pm EDT)
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Price: $60.00
ID Number : SH3-040

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Ankara String Quilt: Creating with African Print
3-Hour Workshop
12 pm - 3 pm EDT, Wednesday, November 2

The classic string quilt becomes a work of art with Ankara/African prints!  Learn how to mix the various colors with each other and with other fabrics not traditionally used in quilting.  Learn two bordering methods, and two simple techniques for binding quilts. Lisa will also share several ideas to transform the blocks beyond the wall hanging into alternate projects!

Pre-cut African print fabric strip bundles are available through CulturedExpressions.com
All Levels

An OPTIONAL Class Kit is available, see workshop #SH040Kit to purchase. 
Please note: Kits will only be mailed within the continental United States.

Students to Provide 
Supplies for the wall hanging as shown

  • (4) 14” squares of cotton batting
  • 1.5” wide jelly roll of African print strips
  • neutral color thread (grey, taupe, tan, black, or cream)
  • sewing machine (no special feet needed)
  • scissors
  • iron
  • pins (optional)
  • border fabric 1/2 yard
  • backing fabric 1 yard

**Finishing supplies will vary (backings, fusible batting, pillow form, etc) 

Sewing Machine Required