Follow Us...

302: 302 - Prismatic Flowers By: Barbara Olson

Level: All Levels

Time: Thursday All Day,

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

Price: $67.50 / $90.00

Contact Teacher:

Lab Fee: $3

Jump Start Kit Fee: $30 (Optional at

Machine: Required


Class Description: Playing with color, texture, depth and shading, students will manifest a small flower piece filled with light and energy. One of     Barbara's flower patterns eliminates the drafting and allows students to go right to designing with fabric. Turned edge machine applique is the construction technique.

The ingredients needed to create a flower filled with light and energy are: A playful spirit.

A wonderful variety of multi colored shaded

  1. Batiks, hand dyed, painted or marbled

fabric and some novelty flowered fabrics. Solids or

calicos do not work. This is only a beginning. 

Creating these textual prismatic flowers involves

lots of thread and is addictive.


Class Supply List:

  • Sewing Machine with zigzag capabilities
  • Open Toed Foot
  • Invisible Thread
  • 60 weight Bobbin Thread in neutral color
  • Straight Pins
  • Small Sharp Pointed Fabric Scissors
  • Flannel Design Wall  or 22" x 34" foam core board or flannel
  • 1 Yard Sulky Totally Stable
  • Fusible Web 1/4 yard - Steam a seam 2 regular - light weight works best
  • Black Permanent Ink Felt Tip Pen  Sharpie extra fine point is best
  • Re-Positionable or Re-StickableGlue Stick
  • Jumpstart Your Creativity Kit - Available on my website for purchase.

 Fabric:  Choose a color that you like best for your flower and bring 15 fabrics pieces and/or scraps which are multi colored

fabric containing this color. You only need small pieces for the petals (1/4 yard or smaller pieces) Give yourself many choices.

i.e. Red Flower Fabric Requirements - Red fabric with yellow areas, Red with pink areas, Red with green or blue areas, Pink with fuchsia areas, any multi colored fabric containing red.

Background fabric choices - will be discussed in class.

Jump Start Kit available for purchase at


302: 302 - Prismatic Flowers By: Barbara Olson

$ 90.00
Members receive 25% off with code