DSMQ007 - Connect the Dots: Rulerwork with Dashes and Dots
Friday, February 24, 2023
6:00pm – 9:00pm Atlanta Time
Non-Member Price: $120.00
Member Price until Nov. 30: $96.00
NOTE: Materials fees are required for some workshops. These fees are paid directly to faculty and are not part of your registration fee. Materials Fee: $17 Fee Details: To scale ruler quilting pattern booklet
Required Supplies: 1. Westalee Design Spacing Gauge 2. Fine Marking tool - Fons & Porter or Sewline - White Mechanical Pencil or Chaco chalk marker Optional Supplies: 1. Marking ruler - 12.5 inches x 3.5 inches – I use Creative Grids Quick Trim ruler CGRMT1
2. Quilting Gloves - Machingers quilting gloves to help grip acrylic rulers
Prep Requirements: Preparation – Wash, starch and press all fabric. Make 12 practice quilt sandwiches to practice stitching designs. Baste with basting spray or use fusible batting. Pin basting will be problematic for ruler quilting.
1. Cotton fabric – Cut twelve – 11-inch x 17-inch pieces of solid, medium to dark fabric
2. Batting of choice – Cut twelve – 13-inch x 19-inches pieces of low/medium loft cotton batting
3. Muslin for backing – Cut twelve– 13-inch x 19-inches pieces
Additional Supply Kit URL: Find ALL supplies in a curated Quilt Con 2023 list in the Living Water Quilter Amazon Shop http://tools.livingwaterquilter.live ***IMPORTANT*** Once at the site, click "Idea List" under instructor photo. Then look for QUILT CON 2023 LIST. Click image to open list
Learn rulerwork techniques for a domestic sewing machine, using a circle & line ruler. This workshop will cover design techniques for modern edge-to-edge quilting, blocks, borders, sashing, and more. Students will learn acrylic ruler free-motion quilting techniques, how to use ruler reference lines, and the power of using one ruler to create many designs. Students will stitch several designs while learning handling and maneuvering techniques for rulerwork on a domestic sewing machine. Sewing machines provided!