Participants will be making "Fancywork Journal Cover", a wool appliqued and embroidered cover for a standard 7 1/2" x 9 3/4" composition book. Martha will cover wool applique preparation, her innovative technique for marking on wool and marking embroidery designs, wool applique techniques, as well as the embroidery stitches needed to complete the cover. Types of wool and the properties of wool will also be discussed. Provided for all students: pattern, hand-dyed twill ribbon, hand-dyed cotton cording, and marking materials.
Kits available for $35.00, which include the wool felt (antique whit, blue plaid and celery green), hand-dyed Weeks Dye Works linen, and all of the embroidery floss needed for the project.
Confident Beginner and Beyond
Pattern provided, hand dyed twill and cording, marking materials.
A Class Supply List will be emailed to the student upon class registration and payment. A kit is available, but not required.
Martha Walker is an internationally award-winning quilter, author, national teacher, and fabric designer. Her numerous awards for her original designs include ribbons at International Quilt Festival, American Quilter's Society Quilt Show, National Quilter's Association Quilt Show, Pacific International Quilt Festival, Road to California, and the Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival.
Martha publishes patterns through her company, Wagons West Designs, and is the author of Betsy's Scrapbag, Annie's Scrapbag, Be Merry: Quilts and Projects for Your Holiday Home, and Vintage Christmas.
Her quilts and designs have also been widely featured in publications such as Primitive Quilts and Projects Magazine, Quilts from Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks, Quiltmania, Quilt Country & Magic Patch (French only publications) Quilter's Newsletter Magazine, Simply Vintage, and eight volumes of Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks from today's top designers. Martha has designed fabric lines for Henry Glass Fabrics and Studio e Fabrics.
Wool Applique - Fancywork Journal Cover
$ 60.00 Pattern provided, as well as some supplies.