Dish it Up: Dresden Plate Blocks
(half day workshop)
Dresden Plates have always been a popular block.
We will explore:
- how to create the traditional block as well as ways new and creative ways to work with the traditional block
- different blade sizes
- overlapping blocks
- different ways to finish the center
You will learn different ways to attache the plate to your background fabric:
- hand applique
- hand embroidery
- machine applique
- using decorative stitches on your sewing machine
This is a design and technique class. You will leave with several Dresden plate blocks that you can turn into pillows, table runners or incorporate into a quilt.