• Sew Creative Stitchery: Cathedral Window Blocks @ Cartersville Library

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    Name: Sew Creative Stitchery: Cathedral Window Blocks @ Cartersville Library
    Date: July 20, 2019
    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
    Event 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
    • Scissors
    • 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 ~

    Cartersville Library Classroom
    429 West Main Street
    Contact Information:
    Adult Services, 770-382-4203, ext. 138
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