Machine Magic with Deborah Louie
For Advanced Stitchers
Welcome to a garden of decorative stitch applique.
We are SOOOO excited about this new book – incorporating the techniques of applique by machine, free motion quilting, thread painting and use of the decorative stitches on your computerized sewing machine. And all this is happening with the use of various specialty needles and various weights of decorative threads.
Owners of all computerized sewing machine brands can take advantage of this workshop.
Fee includes book and kit to complete one small panel, incorporating all the techniques covered in the book.
Time: Saturday, October 1 and 15 (no class on the 8th due to Thanksgiving), 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Fee: $150 plus HST
Bring all supplies to the first class
Computerized Sewing Machine in good working order
Sewing Machine Manual
Embroidery foot to fit your machine (Janome and Elna – “F” Foot, Bernina #20)
Free motion (darning foot)
1 Spool white bobbin thread (pre-wind one bobbin prior to workshop)
3 spools of rayon or polyester embroidery thread – for this project we recommend leaf green, pink, yellow or any other “botanical” colours for flowers and leaves.
Schmetz Machine Embroidery Needles Size 90/14 or Janome/Organ Blue Tip Needles
Erasable Marking Pen (we prefer Frixion Pens)
Scissor for cutting paper