Inspiring Quilters, Stitch by Stitch
Time: August 15, 2017 from 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Hobby Lobby at Turkey Creek shopping center, Knoxville, TN
Street: 11040 Parkside Drive
City/Town: Knoxville, TN 37934
Website or Map: https://www.hobbylobby.com/st…
Event Type: class, workshop, tatting, quilting, crochet, crocheting, lesson, lessons, beginner, binding
Organized By: Monica Schmidt
Latest Activity: Aug 2
This class teaches how to make a long, continuous strip of fabric, cut on the bias, for use in binding the edge of your quilt. A rectangular piece of fabric is cut on the bias, then sewn into a tube, before the long continuous strip is cut.
I prefer this method to cutting separate, short bias strips and then sewing these strips together to make the length required to bind the edge of the quilt.
Cost: $30.00 for 3-hr class session per student, in small groups (no credit cards accepted). Private lessons are available for an additional fee.
This class has 4 students preregistered. Space is available for 1 more student, or another session can be added (possibly that afternoon).
Supply list will be e-mailed to students (from me) after they preregister. Please allow enough time to receive your supply list & purchase all the supplies prior to class.
Students need to bring their own sewing machine or make special arrangements with me in advance. The store does not provide sewing machines or rotary cutting equipment.
Arrive 10-15 minutes early for each class, to allow time to set up (especially for quilting classes using a sewing machine) & make your payment.
I am offering many different classes on Quilting, Needle Tatting, or Crocheting at Hobby Lobby stores in Knoxville and Oak Ridge, TN. I am teaching sessions on Monday afternoons, Tuesday morning/afternoons, or Friday afternoon/evenings. Students can request special sessions at other times if a classroom is available.
The class taught on each date will be determined by what students request when they pre-register with me. Students must preregister in advance (2 days preferred) to select the class topic & date/time.
A variety of class options are available, teaching a range of skills, and most are 3 hour classes. See the listing of quilting, needle tatting, & crochet classes on my page at myquiltplace.com/profile/MonicaSchmidt.
Kindly support Hobby Lobby when you purchase class supplies, so that the classroom space remains available. Hobby Lobby has a good selection of needles for tatting, crochet hooks, cotton & perle cotton threads for tatting or fine crochet, yarns, 100% cotton fabrics (including Kona solids), quilt batting, and basic quilting & sewing supplies.
Class sessions will not be held unless a minimum # of students preregister. I will call you directly if a class has to be cancelled.
Please do not come to the store for a class session unless you have registered with me in advance. I do not come to the store unless students have pre-registered. I only print class handouts for those who have pre-registered.
The store does not provide sewing machines and does not handle any registration details for the instructors.