Spirit Owl - UNIT applique - 6 hour workshop (Zoom workshop only 2023/24)
Apliquick tools required. Bring your Apliquick tools or purchase a Basic kit from instructor. $58.00
Let this wise old owl teach you how easy appliqué can be. Learn to turn your edges with the new Apliquick system. Turn your edges over Apliquick interfacing which remains in your piece, creating additional dimension. Precision with small shapes has a swift learning curve with this system. The Apliquick method is sweeping the appliqué world.Enhance the visual impact of your owl by adding details with embroidery stitches. She will be created as an independent unit ready to fly onto any block or scene. As personal totems, Owls offer inspiration and guidance necessary to explore the magic of life.
Owl pattern and fabric kit Required: $28.00
Includes pattern and all thirteen fabrics for your owl. Many of the template shapes have already been cut out with a seam allowance ready to turn the edges.
Apliquick basic tool kit - Includes set of Apliquick rods, glue pen, one refill and 1 unit of Apliquick interfacing.
See this YouTube video for an introduction
watch on - www.kathymcneilquilts.com
$ 22.00 pattern and fabric kit required: includes 14 fabrics, and prepared Apliquick template shapes for the top owl is required for Zoom workshops
Zoom workshops - Patterns and fabric kits may be ordered before the workshop by the guild as a group, or students can use my web store to order their own.
Let these adorable little owls show you how easy the NEW! APLIQUICK SYSTEM of turning your edges can be. Pattern from Kathy's Award winning quilt - Audubon’s Christmas. Each little owl is created as a unit off block. Enhance the visual impact by adding embroidery and embellishments.
Let’s make one of these beautiful Herons together. Learn the EASY, new Apliquick method of turned edges. This method is sweeping the appliqué world because it is easy to learn, precise and quick. We will use special Apliquick interfacing for our template material. Edges will be swept over the interfacing and left in place, unlike freezer paper that has to be removed. You will love the extra loft and dimension this adds to each feather.
Pre view a video this technique https://youtu.be/EJ6KXZcFyQ8
Your beautiful birds will be made as free objects, ready to place on the background scene or use as a focal block of your new quilt.
Students do not need to have your background ready before class. We will discuss options in class.
Fast, fun, and Oh so Beautiful. Step into the world of pictorial quilting. Add novelty fussy cut images to personalize your under the sea quilt. Choose from two beloved animals. Learn the steps of layered appliqué. Kathy will teach the easy turned edges Apliquick method for the turtles.
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Tips for Basic pattern making for all sea critters using base shapes.
Shading objects to increase the sense of form using my favorite paint crayons.
Choosing fabrics for pictorial work
Adding 3-D texture and objects to your coral reef including sea fans made completely with thread. See attachment
Quilting designs for pictorial quilting.
Sea Turtles -
Pattern fee, $13.95 Turned/ finished edges with the Apliquick method. See required tools for this method.
You will need to collect your own fabrics. See pattern for list.
Pajaro Valley Zoom workshop link