Patchwork Quilting CityEast College

Course Outline

Colourful, vibrant, creative – patchwork blocks are the beginning of a heirloom quilt, or can be used on their own in clothing or other accessories. Discover how to make patchwork blocks as you learn about colour and design, piecing, applique and drafting.

Fundamentals of quilting will be explained, or if you already have blocks ready bring them along to start the quliting process under the guidance of your teacher.

Ideal for...

Anyone who has an interest in quilting. No pervious experience necessary.

Outcomes

  • Gain knowledge of patchwork and quilting equipment, materials and terminology.
  • Learn how to use hand or machine piece a variety of patchwork blocks.
  • Learned how to use a rotary cutter safely.
  • Gain confidence in using a variety of print and coloured materials.
  • Design your own patchwork blocks.


What to bring

  • pen and notepad.


Your tutor will discuss materials needed for subsequent weeks on the first night. From week 2 you will need to bring fabric, basic sewing kit and sewing machine (optional).

Other information

All courses need a minimum number of students to run. If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled prior to the commencement and you will be informed. For your convenience information about class cancellations or changes are made initially via email and SMS, please ensure these details are correct.

This course has no current classes. Please to be notified of vacancies and similar courses.