Retreat 2-B 03/07 10:30-12:30 -Pears Embroidery
Class: Embroidery (2 2hour blocks of class time)
*minimum hoop size required for this class is 5x7 inches
With Ramona Bateman
Kit Fee: $25.00
We will be making a set of 9 pear blocks. The background for the block is pieced in the hoop and the shadow and pear are appliqued onto it. We will be using 2 methods of applique in this project and will be using pre-cut pieces for the pears. This class is for all skill levels and is a super intro to machine embroidered applique!
Kit will include the following supplies: pre-cut pear applique pieces; shadow fiber; 2 Floriani embroidery threads to match pears; USB stick with design and cut files; color run information and complete pattern instructions; *Please note this kit does not include batting, backing or binding fabric, it is not intended to be assembled and completed in class. Our focus in class will be to finish the 9 blocks!
SUPPLY LIST TO BRING TO CLASS
*Specify your Embroidery Machine format at sign up!!!
Embroidery machine (complete with emb foot and power cord!)
5x7 inch hoop
Embroidery needles 75/11
Bobbin with bobbinfill
Stitch n Wash tear away stabilizer (enough to hoop 9 times!)
Embroidery thread: Dark brown; Medium gray;
9 pieces of light background fabric 5"H x 6.5"W
9 pieces of darker (does not have to be dark though!) background fabric 3"H x 6.5"W
Stiletto or Pick