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CLASSES

Call Red Hen Fabrics at (770) 794-8549 for pricing, information, and registration of classes.

Long Arm Quilting Intensive Bindings Terriffic Triangles
Long-Arm Basics Beginning Paper Piecing Flying Geese
Beginning Machine Piecing Pinwheel Wreath Workshop Any Purse Made Perfect
Freezer Paper Applique Twisted Christmas Basic Sewing Supplies
  Long Arm Quilting Intensive:
In three fun-filled days, we will cover how to:
 
• Learn a pattern
 
• How to choose a quilt design
 
• Use rulers
 
• Use Stencils
 
• and do LOTS of continuous line quilting patterns!
 

Instruction will include lecture as well as plenty of hands-on practice. You will take home your practice cloth and a notebook to use for future reference.

Everything you need is included, even lunch!


 

Long-Arm Basics:
We offer classes on our long arm machine for $50 an hour, after which you are qualified to rent it to do your own quilts on it! The rental fee is $20 per hour. We have taught over 200 people to quilt on this user-friendly machines.

 

Beginning Machine Piecing:
Learn the basics you need to get started quilting:
Rotary cutting, quarter inch seams, and basic piecing.

Supplies: *basic sewing supplies, and 2 fat quarters.


Freezer Paper Applique:

Call for details

 

Bindings:
The top is pieced and quilted, so what happens next? Learn to finish off your quilting projects with the perfect binding with mitered corners.

Supplies: *basic sewing supplies
Optional: Quilt that needs binding added.


Beginning Paper Piecing:
What is Paper piecing? A technique used in piecing. Fabric is sewn to a paper pattern. When the block is completed, the paper is ripped away. Paper piecing helps to provide precise, sharp points and perfectly matched intersections.

In this class you can choose one of two paper pieced blocks:

8" Pointed Star
FABRIC:
Lt Bkgd: (1) 2-1/2" x 40"
             (1) 1-3/4" x 28"
Dark: (1) 2" x 22"
Medium: (1) 2" x 18"
Medium" (1) 2" x 18"
12" Laced Star
FABRIC:
Bkgd: (1) 3-1/4" x 28"
         (1) 4-3/4" x 28"
Red, Green, Yellow, Blue:
      (1) each color 3-1/2" x 23"

Supplies: *basic sewing supplies, and Post card or index card.


Pinwheel Wreath Workshop:
Not just for Christmas -- the fabric decides the occasion.
Purchase the pattern, accessory kit, fabric and come for the day.

Supplies: *basic sewing supplies, see pattern for fabric.


Twisted Christmas Wall Hanging:
Purchase of pattern and Lil Twister ruler is required.

Supplies: *basic sewing supplies, see pattern for fabric.


Any Purse Made Perfect

You bring the pattern and Jan 'the zipper girl' will be on hand to help you get your purse made to perfection.

No pattern?
No zipper?
No problem!

We have a variety of purse patterns and will suggest one for you to purchase before your class!
New to Red Hen Fabrics, zippers in a variety of colors!

Supplies: *basic sewing supplies, see pattern for fabric.

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Terrific Triangles

Explore the construction techniques for many types of triangles-- such as half square, quarter square, even tri square. Basic sewing supplies and two fat quarters, light and dark, are needed.


Flying Geese

Explore various construction methods for making the popular Flying Geese units. Basic sewing supplies and two fat quarters, light and dark, are needed.

 

*Basic Sewing Supplies are:

Sewing machine, needles, thread to match fabric, ruler or add-a-quarter ruler, rotary cutter, mat, pins, scissor, seam ripper, pencil, and paper.

Classes, Groups and Events information

Class policy: Payment due at registration. Sewing machine and basic supplies required. Supply list for each class available at sign up. Samples will be available at the shop.


Check our Calendar and Newsletter pages for currently scheduled classes.

 

 

 

Red Hen Fabrics
22 Trammell St
Marietta, GA 30064

Monday - Saturday
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday - 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Phone: (770) 794-8549 ~ Fax (770) 794-8292
motherhen@redhenfabrics.com