Have you ever wanted to learn how to embellish your appliqué projects with some creative hand stitches? My name is Mary Lou Heinle and I’m teaching a beginner class on creative stitches. Together we will learn about different needles sizes, thread weights, and, of course, beautiful stitches.
Creative stitching supply list.
> 12x24 wool background any color
> 1, 10x10 green for Leaves
> 1, 10x10 each ( light and dark pink and light and dark red) for flowers
> 1, 5x5 square white for dragonfly wings
> 1, 5x5 square brown for dragonfly body
> 1, 5x5 square yellow for flower centers
> Needles: size 24,chenille, size 11 straw, size 1 milliners needles, we may use other needles but the book we will be using will provides the sizes. This is just what we need to get started.
> Threads, we will be using a variety of sizes and colors and textures.
> For our first class we will be using the bobbin threads in the blue ring, available at the quilt shop. This thread is perfect for stitching down our wool flowers and leaves. You can wait for class to purchase the threads, needles and wool. There is a 10% discount on class supplies. I like to go over all the products I use at the beginning of class. I will gladly help you pick out what you need!
> Any questions please call me, Mary Lou Heinle (209) 712-2370