Borders and Bindings
Tired of quilts that have more waves then Miss America? Want to learn to miter single or multiple borders without worry? Maybe you just want to spice up your same old borders and binding with something new like scallops, flanges, or prairie points. Than this is the class for you. This class will cover basic and advanced binding techniques using simple methods to guarantee mitered corners and seams. We will also discuss different sashing strip techniques, various edge finishes and other ways to spice up your borders. Demonstration and samples will be provided.
Kris Vierra has been a quilter/seamstress for more than 20 years, and a professional longarm quilter for 10 years. She teaches at national shows and guilds across the country, and has won numerous national awards for her machine quilting skills over the years. Most recently, Kris was awarded Best Longarm Quilting at AQS Paducah 2018, AQS Phoenix 2016 and AQS Des Moines 2016, and the PFAFF Master Award for Machine Artistry at the Houston International Quilt Festival 2015. Kris’ classes focus on teaching quilter’s how to expand their knowledge base and to break out of their comfort zone. She believes quilting should be fun and not stressful.
Any thread/and needle will work
rotary cutter and mat
(2) 1/2 yard pieces of fabric any color
(1) 1/4 yard of fabric any color
Class Kit Fee $15 includes:
2 small "practice quilts" for binding