Event Details

Material Girls ~ 2017

When: Apr 22, 2017
10:00 am
Where: Material Girls Quilt Guild
Our Lady of the Lake Church, 1400 Main Street, Leominster, MA 01453
Contact: (978) 534-6861
Details: “Exploring Applique Materials & Techniques” - Adele Scott

Appliqué, or applying fabrics, is an age old technique used in all genre of quilting from Modern art quilts to Baltimore albums. If you haven’t yet tried it or it’s your favorite quilting technique. Come see the various methods and products that I have to help make these projects easier and more beautiful. The new Apliquick tools, “paint” on adhesive, the softest fusible, the best “glue” choices, and tips for those that like their machines for the stitching.

Applique Options supply list:

Sewing machine [bring your best machine to use the best stitches and features!]

All accessories – especially open toe applique foot [not open-toe free motion foot]

Good small scissors, fabric marker and fine permanent pen like Sharpie

Schmetz embroidery needle 90/14

Bobbin wound with bobbin thread, 60w cotton or pre-wound suitable for your machine

An assortment of rayon or poly machine embroidery thread, if you have