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HMK8727

Course
HMK8727
Course Title
Sew a Memory "Tee" Quilt

Description

Do you want to preserve a memorable place in time, create a unique gift for a special occasion or recognize a rite of passage? Let us show you how to sew a one-of-a-kind keepsake from school T-shirts, concerts, sporting events or just "because."  These quilt tees make truly unique gifts for graduations, weddings or other life events. Please note:  Previous sewing experience is required.  You will need to be familiar with threading a machine, winding and installing a bobbin and sewing stitches in this class. Work will be done by hand and on college provided sewing machines. 

Objectives

Craft and sew a memory "tee" quilt using meaningful memorabilia and t-shirts.

Create a special, personalized, hand-crafted gift.

Content

Learn how to cut tees

Apply fusible interfacing

Prevent tees from stretching

Learn how to square up a tee

Sew with a 1/4" piecing foot

Lay out tees to create the most favorable and pleasing  memory

Prerequisites

Previous sewing experience.

Method of Instruction

Lecture, demonstration and hands-on sewing.

Evaluation

Class participation and attendance.