Thu, Apr 11|
Lebanon Valley Expo Center
[SOLD OUT] Intro to Hand Quilting: Big Stitch vs. Traditional
$55.00 With Andrea Hoke
Time & Location
Apr 11, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT
Lebanon Valley Expo Center, 80 Rocherty Rd, Lebanon, PA 17042, USA
About the event
Do you love the look of hand quilting, but you're short on time? Big Stitch Hand Quilting could be the solution you've been waiting for! This method allows you to quickly hand quilt your quilt tops and other projects, adding that special hand-stitched touch. You'll use a larger needle and a heavier thread or perle cotton to achieve beautiful stitches.
Come learn the necessary tips, techniques and supplies for this newly popular method of hand quilting, as well as traditional hand quilting.
*Kit must be purchased for class. Cost is $5 and has been added to the ticket price below.
Size 5 embroidery needle
Size 8 perle cotton
Traditional hand quilting needles and quilting thread
Your favorite thimble
Marking tool options:
Hera marker and acrylic ruler
Blue painters tape
Clover Chaco Liner
Removable marking pencil or chalk
Small scissors to snip thread
14" or 18" Quilters Hoop
Small safety pins, or
Hand sewing needle and regular thread for basting
Supplies for quilt sandwich:
- 2 – 20/22" squares of solid fabric, or choose a large-scale floral print for one of
- 22” square of batting: Cotton and Wool batting squares will be available for cash
purchase the day of class. Warm and Natural does
not needle easily and is not recommended for hand quilting.
If you would like to bring your own batting, any
of the following battings needle easily and are ideal choices:
o Quilter’s Dream 100% Cotton Request Loft (thinnest batting)
o Mountain Mist Cream Rose 100% cotton
o Quilter’s Dream Wool
o Hobbs Wool
o Some poly battings work well also, but be sure to check the label or
website to be sure.
Silicone needle pullers will be available for cash purchase as well.
Any questions?? Feel free to e-mail or call me. Looking forward to stitching with you!
- Ticket type
Intro to Hand QuiltingPriceSold Out
- Class+Prepay Kit$60.00
+$1.50 service fee+$1.50 service fee
This event is sold out