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Contemporary Shaggy Quilt
ONLINE Tutorial
7pm Thursday 14 July

Thursday 14 July 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Contemporary Shaggy Quilt workshop at Ministry of Handmade

Shaggy QuiltDuring this online tutorial you will learn the basics of creating a strip quilt with shaggy chenille-like detailing so you can get creative! Customise your own quilts, bed runners, cushion covers, baby floor mats, etc.

With a real contemporary edge, this shaggy quilt will add a relaxed vibe, wherever you put it!

This tutorial will teach you the skills to experiment with different sizes of projects Shibori quilt using the contemporary shaggy methodand different combinations of fabrics and styles. Once you understand the basics involved (and it’s very basic), you’ll be able to let your imagination run wild and reinterpret the concept in your own ways again and again if you wish.

What you’ll learn:

  • Which fabrics to use
  • How to create different depths of fringe from 12mm to 25mm
  • How to calculate measurements and cut the fabric
  • How to incorporate upcycled fabrics or treasured textile pieces
  • How to layer and sew the fabrics
  • How to snip and then wash the fabric to create the shaggy frayed edge
  • How to finish the sides of your quilt/bed runner/etc

Tutor: Julie

What is provided:
A set of comprehensive notes to help you with future projects and the skills to finish your quilt project.

Important – please read
Times and dates – workshops are AEST also known as Australia, Brisbane time or GMT+10. Please check how this time compares to your local time.
Confirmation Email – as confirmation of your registration you will receive an email with instructions and guidelines for preparation. In this email will be the link to access the online tutorial and a link to download the instructions. Please read and keep this email.

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Thursday 14 July 2022
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Julie Hillier
0414 467 405
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