Class show and tell

I’m delighted to tell you that I’ve accepted the offer of a teaching position at Sewn and Quilted and I started this week! So, here’s what was happening…….

Morning

I worked out a corner plan for Karen’s lozenge border……..

20160220-172729.jpgand she started stitching it up

20160220-172753.jpgI think we will have to tweak the middle lozenge (the bottom left hand gap)…….

Sue basted her appliqué corners so we could position them within the area of the background, and allow for the hexagons

20160220-172930.jpgJo was cutting circles from her gorgeous Liberty fabrics

20160220-173016.jpgand Marilyn bought 4 more backgrounds for her brighter circles

20160220-173053.jpg

Afternoon

Lyn opted to stay for the whole day, and in the morning I helped her set up the sewing machine and she practiced buttonhole stitch before beginning on her “real” piece in the afternoon

20160220-173244.jpgFrances cut out her first block of “English Whirl”

20160220-173338.jpgand Dot was cutting and bagging, cutting and bagging and cutting and bagging for her BOM “Foxley Village”

20160220-173610.jpg(thank goodness for ikea bags!)

Meredithe x

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9 Responses to Class show and tell

  1. Carrolyn v says:

    Such intricate sewing…and those Liberty fabrics are gorgeous! Simply gorgeous. They are not readily available in the US to my knowledge. Sigh!!!

  2. Congratulations on your new appointment. Hope you enjoy working with the group.

  3. Cécile says:

    Congratulations for this new and amazing adventure !
    Love these Liberty and all of these projects !
    Hugs M !

  4. Such a lot going on! What fun you all must have had!

  5. Looks like a lot of fun and a great adventure!

  6. I bet you’re a great teacher, Meredithe! I use those IKEA bags to store so many different crafty things in…….aren’t they wonderful! Jenny xxx

  7. Helen F says:

    Congratulations M!!! – were you tempted by fabric????

  8. Kyle says:

    You jumped right into a new situation. Looks like you’ll be guiding a new group of eager students.

  9. rachaeldaisy says:

    Thats a clever lozenge corner solution. It’s great to see you help a new group of quilters use their lovely fabrics in beautiful projects.

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