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Fabric Collage for Beginners

August 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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One event on August 27, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Fabric collage quilt

Saturdays, August 13 and 27, 1:00 to 4:00 pm | $40 per session

This two-day workshop will be led by Deb Allard, from Somerset, MA. who studied with Susan Carlson over ten years. Deb followed Susan’s work from the moment she picked up her first book, Free Style Quilts in 2000. Susan’s techniques are simple to learn and now Deb designs her own fabric collage quilts using my photographs and drawings.

This two-day workshop will lead you through the simple techniques of fabric collage while applying your use of color, texture, value, and design elements. You will leave the workshop having paved a path towards completion of your art quilt.

You can purchase an autographed copy of Susan Carlson’s book at the shop. Deb will have enlarged copies of two patterns, Sun and Moon, from Susan’s book of which you will sketch onto muslin. Or you can choose to make a simple spiral pattern.

Materials:

Serendipity Quilts by Susan Carlson (autographed copies at Knit One Sew Too)
24 inch piece of foam board
Straight Pins
Rotary cutter if you have one
Good fabric scissors ( A MUST) Any size but medium/small work best for motifs
Tweezers – with sharp points found at pharmacy stores…not flat ends
1 yard of 45” muslin – pre-washed and ironed
Your stash of scrap/fabrics – separated by colors into plastic bags
Ziplock bags to hold scraps for work in progress
Bottle Tacky Glue or Roxanne’s which comes with applicator
Graphite Pencil #2 or regular writing pencils

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Venue

Knit One Quilt Too
10 Anoka Ave.
Barrington, 02806 United States
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Phone:
(401) 337-5578
Website:
www.knitonequilttoo.com

Organizer

Deb Allard