Sew Creative Stitchery: Cathedral Window Blocks @ Cartersville LibraryName: Sew Creative Stitchery: Cathedral Window Blocks @ Cartersville LibraryDate: July 20, 2019Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDTEvent Description:
Cathedral Windows Quilt Blocks
Inspired by historic church & stain glass windows, the distinct Cathedral Windows pattern became popular in North America in 1930’s. For this workshop, we will make the traditional Cathedral Windows version using muslin for background with 100% cotton prints for center fabrics, using both machine & hand sewing methods.
Location: Bartow County Library, Cartersville
Saturday, July 20, 2019 – 1:00-4:00 pm
Instructor: Judy Smith
Class fee: $10.00. Limit 12, preregistration required.
Supplies you will need to bring:
- Sewing machine in good working order, with instruction booklet if possible
- Thread ecru or cream
- Straight pins & pin cushion
- Hand sewing needles & thimble
- Power strip or extension cord
- At least 6 squares of muslin fabric cut 9” square. Bring extra muslin fabric if possible.
You should be able to get 16 squares from 1 yd of muslin.
~ Precut 2 ½” squares of colorful 100% cotton fabric for the center of the blocks will be provided ~
~ Participants should be able to thread & operate their sewing machines ~
~ Please arrive early to set up machine & workspace ~