Surprise your dad or grandfather with a memory quilt using the stash of polos and dress shirts he no longer wears. Take your favorites and design them into blocks so that they can be used in any project you decide to make. With professional memory quilt designer Trisha Bowman, you will learn how you can keep the collars, plackets, and pockets of the shirt intact to add dimension and personality to your memory blocks, or take the collars off. Save your memories and create a stunning quilt that will remain a forever heirloom!
WHAT YOU GET
•Access to the Instructor! Make comments in discussion threads and Trish Bowman will respond.
•Discussion board: The discussion board is a great way to interact with other users in the course. It's an open forum for you to ask questions, share your thoughts, and express your inspirations.
• Resources: A downloadable and Printable instruction file
•Gallery: Share images of your work where you can give and receive feedback from fellow students
• Notes: This is a place for you to keep personal notes to help you with your work and the course content. Only you will be able to see your notes.
• Test Your Knowledge: Short optional quizzes to test your knowledge as you progress through the lessons
In this 6 lesson course, you will receive tips and tricks to create a beautiful memory quilt that is personal to you. Save your old dress shirts and display them in a quilt that you can keep forever. In addition, you will also receive the Businessman's Pillow Pattern for free!
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This workshop is for anyone wanting to preserve their memories in a quilt. This workshop is designed for the beginner to intermediate skilled quilter that has a basic knowledge of sewing and using their machines. Learn the best techniques for modifying dress shirts to make special blocks that can be used in a quilt block.
Lesson 1: Collecting & Evaluating | 2:14Lesson 2: Initial Cutting | 4:04
Lesson 3: De-Bulking | 9:04
Lesson 4: Stabilizing | 9:16
Lesson 5: Final Cut & Quilting | 1:22Lesson 6 : Ways to Quilt | 2:07
MEET THE INSTRUCTOR
Trish Bowman is a memory quilt designer with over 30 years experience and owner of Jersey Girl Quilts a memory quilting business. She is also owner of Happy Memories Quilts where she is a national instructor and author of "Easy Memorabilia Quilts; ties, t-shirts, photos & more", a comprehensive book on making memory quilts. Based upon her extensive experience in making memory quilts she developed the "All Squared Up Tee's" Templates to make designing memory quilts for you and your family a breeze. She has been a guest on Quilting Arts TV Series 1500 & 1600 and Pat Sloan's American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast.
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