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Mar
14
Thu
2019
Fabulous Feathers with Rulers (domestic sewing machine) @ Jackie Lynn's Discount Sewing Center
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
big rig quilting fabulous feathers class photo
Fabulous feathers with Westalee Rulers

Do you love feathers in your quilts but you struggle with them in your free motion quilting? Come and see how easy feathers can be created with the use of the Westalee Feather Templates.  We will be working on practice quilt sandwiches as we learn how to use these feather templates to create a variety of different feathers. You will learn how to create both straight and curved spine feathers.

Fabulous Feathers with Rulers (domestic sewing machine) @ Jackie Lynn's Discount Sewing Center
Mar 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
big rig quilting fabulous feathers class photo
Fabulous feathers with Westalee Rulers

Do you love feathers in your quilts but you struggle with them in your free motion quilting? Come and see how easy feathers can be created with the use of the Westalee Feather Templates.  We will be working on practice quilt sandwiches as we learn how to use these feather templates to create a variety of different feathers. You will learn how to create both straight and curved spine feathers.

Mar
20
Wed
2019
Ruler Work Open Sew @ Jackie Lynn's Sewing Center
Mar 20 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm

Are you looking for some support and guidance with your Ruler Work?  Need help in figuring out what designs to use in a quilting project?  This Open Sew session is just for you.  Come in and bring a project to work on, practice sandwiches and rulers to practice ruler work, rulers you are trying to figure out how to use or bring a project in that you would like help in deciding how to quilt it. John will be here.

big rig quilting ruler work class photo
Ruler work with Westalee Rulers
Mar
28
Thu
2019
Ruler Work Open Sew @ Jackie Lynn's Sewing Center
Mar 28 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm

Are you looking for some support and guidance with your Ruler Work?  Need help in figuring out what designs to use in a quilting project?  This Open Sew session is just for you.  Come in and bring a project to work on, practice sandwiches and rulers to practice ruler work, rulers you are trying to figure out how to use or bring a project in that you would like help in deciding how to quilt it. John will be here.

big rig quilting ruler work class photo
Ruler work with Westalee Rulers
Ruler Work Open Sew @ The Bobbin Case
Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Come and spend time exploring the wonderful world of ruler work on a domestic sewing machine. Time to practice some ruler work, ask questions and get advice on quilting designs or work on a project.  Come and spend some time with others and explore the wonderful world of ruler work on a domestic sewing machine.  This Open Sew is schedule on the same day as our Ruler Club at the Bobbin Case – so come for club in the morning and stay on in the afternoon- or come in the afternoon and stay for club in the evening.

 

big rig quilting ruler work class photo
Ruler work with Westalee Rulers
Apr
3
Wed
2019
Ruler Work Club @ Patchwork Garden
Apr 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Come and spend time exploring the wonderful world of ruler work on a domestic sewing machine.  Each month there will be a demonstration of a new ruler.  You will also receive instructions for a project that can be created with the Sampler Set and 12″ Arc OR the ruler featured that month.  Thrown in will be some tips and tricks, time for questions and answers.  Also, please bring along something you have done with rulers to share with everyone -and if you like bring in a project that you need some assistance in figuring out how it can be quilted with rulers.

 

big rig quilting ruler work class photo
Ruler work with Westalee Rulers
Ruler Work Club @ Patchwork Garden
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Come and spend time exploring the wonderful world of ruler work on a domestic sewing machine.  Each month there will be a demonstration of a new ruler.  You will also receive instructions for a project that can be created with the Sampler Set and 12″ Arc OR the ruler featured that month.  Thrown in will be some tips and tricks, time for questions and answers.  Also, please bring along something you have done with rulers to share with everyone -and if you like bring in a project that you need some assistance in figuring out how it can be quilted with rulers.

 

big rig quilting ruler work class photo
Ruler work with Westalee Rulers
Apr
6
Sat
2019
Introduction to Ruler Work @ Jackie Lynn's Discount Sewing Center
Apr 6 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
big rig quilting intro ruler work class
Ruler work with Westalee Rulers

Come and explore the wonderful world of ruler work on a domestic sewing machine.  Precise straight lines and intricate designs are possible with the aid of acrylic rulers.  This class will cover the basics of attaching your ruler foot, proper thread tension and getting the proper stitch length.  We will be working on sample quilt sandwiches as we explore the Sampler Set and 12″ Arc ruler from Westalee Rulers.

 

Apr
11
Thu
2019
Borders and Sashings with Rulers @ Jackie Lynn's Sewing Center
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Having trouble figuring out how to make designs fit into sashings and borders?  Having problems getting “around the corner” with your design?  In this drawing design class, we will be working with pencil and paper to work out ways to make designs fit into borders and sashing.  Learn creative ways to use some rulers that you already own in a non-traditional way.

 

Westalee Design Rulers, Rope Border
Apr
12
Fri
2019
Borders and Sashings with Rulers @ Jackie Lynn's Sewing Center
Apr 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Having trouble figuring out how to make designs fit into sashings and borders?  Having problems getting “around the corner” with your design?  In this drawing design class, we will be working with pencil and paper to work out ways to make designs fit into borders and sashing.  Learn creative ways to use some rulers that you already own in a non-traditional way.

 

Westalee Design Rulers, Rope Border