Posts Tagged ‘Quilting Classes Geelong’

How to choose fabric for Quilting

Friday, July 19th, 2013

Jacqueline is just so excited to make her first quilt!

In this video Jacqueline shares some important tips on how to choose your fabric for quilting.

Quilting Fabric

Joys Fabric Warehouse

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What do you think? We would love to hear from you, please write a comment below.

All fabrics were purchased at Joys Fabric Warehouse – 6 Ormond Road Geelong Victoria Australia 3219.

We highly recommend you visit Joy and her team to choose from a fabulous selection of fabric for your dressmaking and quilting needs.

Would you like to watch today’s video on you tube? Click below!

How to choose fabric for Quilting

Are you interested in Quilting too?

We have another quilt class starting in Term 4 with a few spots left up for grabs.

Contact me today if you would like to book a place.

Happy Sewing,

Maree Pigdon Sewing Classes

For more information contact:
Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
T: +61 3 5264 1666
E: maree@mareepigdon.com
W: www.mareepigdon.com

New Beginner Quilting Class – Book Now

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

Starting Saturday 20th July 2013

I am pleased to announce that we have scheduled our fabulous new Quilting Class at Rosewood Cottage!

If you already have basic sewing skills and would like to learn how to make your first quilt then this is your chance!

Here is our wonderful Quilting teacher Lynne below with an example of the type of quilt, the style and design that you can expect to make in our new quilting class at Rosewood Cottage. Just imagine this design in your favourite colour scheme!

BEGINNER QUILTING CLASS

You will learn:

  • The simple 9 patch piecing process
  • Machine applique, hand applique & curves
  • How to use rulers & cutters
  • How to cut fabric for quilting
  • How to piece your fabrics together
  • How to put blocks together to form the block design
  • Sashing & corner stones
  • How to apply a boarder to finish your quilt
  • Our quilting class is perfect for you if you have basic sewing skills which means you must know how to use your sewing machine and sew basic stitching.

    QUILTING CLASS DATES & DETAILS

  • x4 Classes over 8 weeks
  • Saturday 20th & 27th July and Saturday 17th & 24th August 2013
  • 10am until 3pm
  • Morning & Afternoon Tea provided, bring your own lunch
  • Maximum 8 students per class
  • Sewing machines provided in class or bring your own in working order Note: you will need access to a sewing machine for homework in-between classes.
  • COST: $247

    Spaces are limited! To book this quilting class email or call us today!

    Here is a quilting video and some pictures below of some gorgeous quilts to inspire you to make your first quilt!

    Quilting Classes Geelong at Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre

    Once you learn the basics of quilting there are so many possibilities. If you are interested in quilting classes Geelong contact me today!

    Would you like to watch today’s video on you tube? Click below!

    Quilting Classes Geelong Learn to Quilt Sewing Quilts – Maree Pigdon

    Happy Sewing,

    Maree Pigdon Sewing Classes

    For more information contact:
    Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
    T: +61 3 5264 1666
    E: maree@mareepigdon.com
    W: www.mareepigdon.com

    Quilting Classes Geelong Learn to Quilt Sewing Quilts

    Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

    Hello sewers!

    I am pleased to announce that I am going to offer a fabulous Quilting Class very soon at Rosewood Cottage!

    If you are already interested in quilting or would like to learn how to make your first quilt please contact me today with your expression of interest!

    Also I encourage you to subscribe to my blog so you won’t miss out on receiving all the details coming very soon!

    Here is a quilting video and some pictures below of some gorgeous quilts to inspire you to make your first quilt or take your quilting skills to the next level!

    Quilting Classes Geelong at Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre

    Here is an example below of the type of quilt, the style and design that you can expect to make in the new quilting class at Rosewood Cottage coming soon.

    Below is an example of a student’s ABC Quilt (not offered in this first quilting class but here for your inspiration!)

    Here is a special Memorial Quilt that I made for Baby River Waddell

    Lisa Kallal made this gorgeous quilt below ~ she was inspired by her Great Grandma made in Wyoming before her mom was born.

    Made from her Great Grandma’s silk ties.

    There are approximately 60 silk ties in this quilt!

    Lisa Kallal was inspired to make this quilt below from business shirts!

    Below is my new FAIRY QUILT in the making with my Samuel Beau helping me with his paws!

     

    Once you learn the basics of quilting there are so many possibilities. If you are interested in quilting classes Geelong contact me today!

    Would you like to watch today’s video on you tube? Click below!

    Quilting Classes Geelong Learn to Quilt Sewing Quilts – Maree Pigdon

    Happy Sewing,

    Maree Pigdon Sewing Classes

    For more information contact:
    Maree Pigdon Sewing Centre
    T: +61 3 5264 1666
    E: maree@mareepigdon.com
    W: www.mareepigdon.com