Enrol in Quilting Basics - Introduction to Fibre Art (Youth to Adult)
Course Code: ARTS2492
This course is open to youth from 12 years of age, as well as adults. It provides the opportunity for youth to take this course with an adult family member or friend. Both will be treated as students.
Explore various methods used to create fibre art pieces such as quilts, wall hangings, rugs, placemats and pillows. A small quilt and placemat will be constructed and completed during the week. Learn a variety of techniques including rotary cutting, piecing, precise sewing, the use of a design wall, manipulating value and colour, machine quilting, free motion sewing and finishing techniques. Creative freedom as well as assistance in designing projects will be available prior and during class time. Please bring a familiar sewing machine in good working order. Instruction is suitable for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.