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Deb Louie is coming back!

We have finally locked down dates for the fantastic Deb Louie's machine quilting and applique workshops.
Deb is the oracle on how to master these techniques on your domestic machine.

 "Let's quilt" Beginners Machine Quilting.
2 day workshop - $230.
Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd of Aug. 10am - 4pm.
This workshop will cover everything from basting and pinning, to making your quilt, what needles to use and different stitch sizes. Day 1 will cover how to set up for a perfect finish and cover straight line quilting. Day 2 will cover free motion quilting with your darning foot.

Free Motion and Blind Hem Beginners Applique.
1 day workshop - $115.
Friday 3rd of Aug. 10am - 4pm.
In this class Deb will help explore free motion applique techniques using the free motion foot. Seeing how fun and relaxed applique can be. Blind hem Applique looks just like needle turn except it's done on the machine making it quicker!

Please note, places are limited in this classes and Deb is very popular so please contact us on (03) 9596 7225 to confirm your place!


Merran said…
yay, I've booked in cant wait!

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