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Sister's Choice Quilt (Hand Quilting)

Thread tales: Craft a Color Purple-inspired quilt. Reflect, create, enjoy!

  • Ended
  • 60 US dollars
  • Folk Quilts Studio

Class Description

Embark on a quilting adventure inspired by "The Color Purple" by Alice Walker! Create a 20” x 20” Sister’s Choice Quilt to kick off 2024. You'll delve into color theory, patchwork construction, basting, hand quilting, and binding techniques, all while enjoying some fun movie trivia from the film adaptation. Reflect on Celie's journey of tearing down and rebuilding as you stitch together your own artistic masterpiece. Skill Level: Beginner SUPPLY LIST: 8–¼ yard cuts of cotton fabric in a variety of purple shades ranging from light to dark 1–yard cut of lightweight cotton fabric for backing and binding Fabric Scissors Straight Pins Thimble MATERIALS PROVIDED: Batting Quilting Thread Hand Quilting Needle Tiger’s Tape Quilting Marker SAVE THE DATE: The Quilt Empowerment Exhibition December 7, 2024


Cancellation Policy

Rescheduling is permitted at any time. In the event that you need to cancel or reschedule your attendance, please notify us at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled class. Failure to provide sufficient notice may result in forfeiture of the class fee. However, we understand that unforeseen circumstances may arise, and therefore, makeup classes are available to catch up on missed instructions. Makeup classes are scheduled for the following dates: January 20th, February 10th, or March 2nd. Please contact us to arrange your makeup class at least one week in advance.


Contact Details

  • Folk Quilts Studio

    2900 Bedford Ave, Ste 104, Pittsburgh, PA, USA


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