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502: 502 - Jump Start your Creativity By: Barbara Olson

Level: All Levels

Time: Saturday All Day,

8:30-11:30 AM & 2:00-5:00 PM

Price: $67.50 / $90.00

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Pattern Fee: $4


Machine: Required


Class Description: This technique is for the quilter that is ready to break out of the box and experience a playful way of creating. Too much thinking or fear often stops quilters from trying new designs and fabrics. A simple flower pattern is the first ingredient, a wide array of wild,       powerful & playful novelty fabrics (polka dots, geometrics, floral's, etc.) and few solid fabrics is the second ingredient and willing spirit is the third ingredient. A pattern will be provided.


Class Supply List:

  • Sewing Machine with Zig Zag capabilities.
  • Invisible Thread
  • 60 Weight Bobbin Thread - neutral color
  • Straight Pins
  • Small Sharp-Point Paper and Fabric Scissors
  • Design Wall or 22" x 34" foam core board or flannel
  • Two Yards Sulky Totally Stable
  • Fusible Web - 1 sheet 8” x 10” - Steam a Seam 2 regular - light weight works best
  • Black Permanent Ink Felt Tip Pen - Sharpie extra fine point is best
  • Repositionable or Re-stickable Glue Stick
  • Jumpstart Your Creativity Kit - Available for purchase. Kit Includes 2 yards Sulky Totally Stable, 1 package Steam-A-Seam, Repositionable glue stick, Superior Mono-Poly and Bottom Line bobbin thread, Sharpie marker.


  • A variety of 12 or more 1/2 yard pieces of fun/playful novelty fabrics. The fabrics could be polka dots, geometrics, large floral's, etc. Give yourself many choices don’t worry about coordinating.
  • 4 or more 1/2 yard pieces of solid or fabrics that read solid that could possibly go with your collection.
  • 1/4yard piece of a high contrast fabric Could be black & white.
  • i.e. Pull a playful selection of novelty fabric from your collection or library of fabrics. What better fabrics to work with to get the brain out of the way. This is not a struggle of matching fabric for a perfect quilt. Trust your instincts & pull fabrics for no other reason than it looks fun and playful.


502: 502 - Jump Start your Creativity By: Barbara Olson

$ 90.00
members receive 25% with code