I've been 'flat chat' for days now and little time to do the blog.
BUT, I had a day with Tilly yesterday and she has decided to try her hand at sewing with a real needle. I just couldn't help but document it.
I put dots in pen either side of the fabric and she followed them (sort of)
We had a successful class on the weekend. My students were enthusiastic and worked through the project. Every person completed a quilt that was meaningful to their special memories.
It was this technique.
Now just what did they learn in this class?
First and foremost, how to prepare the image you will be creating.
Good preparation, good quality products, good results.
How to transfer the image for thread illustration.
How to quilt it.
Look for the story in the background.Think of images that can be quilted to create the ambiance.
Then I had a day off and visited with friends…..