I am excited to announce that the Australian designer IRENE BLANCK is coming over to the UK to visit my workshop in The Barn in Reading Berkshire.
Irene will be teaching two 1 day workshops on 9th and 10th May 2017.
This page is for you to sign up to the workshop on 10th May 2017
Irene is the author of the Quiltmania book " Focus on Applique " which I have sold lots of copies.
10th May 2017 workshop - Eva Grace quilt - 10am to 4pm
Eva Grace is a medallion style quilt with a vase of flowers surrounded by two applique borders, one a dogtooth border and a wide border of appliqued melon shapes and finished of with another appliqued dogtooth border. Finished size approx 50" x 50"
In this fun 1 day workshop we will learn techniques how to:
- Prepare applique shapes using a lightbox
- Glue all pieces to the background block
- Needleturn techniques including reverse applique and circles
- Correctly use your Clover bias maker for stems
The price INCLUDES refreshments throughout the day AND a light lunch