Ease into gentle free-form topstitched curves in this technique and design workshop. We will make a few Color Twists. Then experiment with different combinations to see which design layouts appeal best to you for making your choice of a wall hanging, table runner, table topper, a bag or the beginnings of a quilt top.
Fabric Selection & Square Cutting
*****Please bring 6½” squares pre-cut to
3 different colors OR values: ¼ yard each
CUT TWO 6½” squares from each of the 3 fabrics
Ex: MULTI-COLOR TWIST = 1 pink + 1 aqua + 1
purple (your choice of three colors)
Ex: ONE-COLOR TWIST in different values = 1
light pink + 1med. pink + 1 dark pink
Background: ½ yard – your choice of any color. Green
and black are shown in the photos.
CUT SIX 6½” squares (3 per Color Twist) Supplies
Sewing Machine with straight stitching foot
Thread (solid or variegated): one spool to match one of the Color Twist colors Basic sewing supplies: pins, scissors, iron and ironing mat
Rotary cutter, cutting mat and ruler
Book (highly recommended): Wiggles & Waves (2018) by Karen Eckmeier $25