Join Venitta McCall, Hoopsisters Certified Teacher, for this STUNNING Embroidered Quilt Block of the Month program!You will learn how to embroider quilt blocks the HoopSister way, work with the popular HoopSister battlizer, experience how to quilt with an embroidery machine both the front AND the back at the same time, how to work with wash-away thread, and how to assemble the quilt at the end.
Fleur De Lis is divided into sections. Designs are given out monthly in our meetings. Bring a USB stick to class to receive each month’s designs and directions.
If you have never tried a HoopSisters Block of the Month, this program is designed to help you master your embroidery machine, become more familiar with embroidery features and create an incredible wall hanging or beautiful bed quilt. This piece of art will be treasured for years. A family heirloom to pass down to future generations.
Just LOOK at this gorgeous embroidery!!!Class #1, Feb 23rd - Introduction; we will discuss fabric selection, how to prep your wool batting, how to use the Trimmer by George tool, and demo cutting techniques. You will not need to bring your machine to this class. (In the first class we will discuss some alternative backing options so you may want to not purchase BACKING fabrics until after)Class #2, March 17 - We're jumping right in with a FULL day of embroidering Fleur De Lis Blocks! 10:30am - 3:30pmClass #3, April 27 - Demo + Show & TellClass #4, May 18- Demo + Show & TellClass #5, June 29 - Demo + Show & TellClass #6 - To Be Determined. Will be take place in July or August.Need more information before committing to the class? You're welcome to come to our Introduction Class on February 23rd to have your questions answered. Please let us know you'll be attending by emailing Lucy at firstname.lastname@example.org.