Garden Party

Have you been wanting to learn the collage/raw edge applique method that Laura Heine uses to create her beautiful quilts?  In this class we will learn fabric choice, collage piecing, fusing methods and products, color, and value.  The blocks in this quilt become addicting to create.                                                                                                                                                                            

__ Garden Party pattern by Laura Heine

__ 2/3 yds each of 6 different fabrics for the block backgrounds

__ 1/3 yd. fabric for flower centers

__ ¼ yd of a variety (around 25) for the flowers, leaves and butterflies. Good time to raid your stash and purchase the rest.

__ 8 yds. Of Steam a Seam 2 or misty fuse

__ applique pressing sheet or parchment paper

__ 1/3 yd each of 4 different fabrics for the sashings

__ ¼ yd fabric for cornerstones in sashing

__ ½ yd for binding

__ 5 ¼ yds fabric for backing


sewing machine

rotary cutter and mat

quilters rulers


marking pencil

scissors for both fabric and paper

seam ripper

thread for piecing and top stitching


It would be helpful if you could cut the background squares prior to class. Check pattern for dimensions.

Cost: $ 30.00
Dee Christopher