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EASYPIECING CLASS: TWISTED FLOWERS



Make this beautiful, scrappy, twisting flowers quilt without any curves!! You will be delighted to learn this fun, new technique using Ten Sisters Easy Piecing Grid.  You can choose from 3 different sizes for this quilt: 58" x 58", 43" x 43" or 29" x 29" before borders. Depending on your fabric choices, there are endless possibilities for the look of this quilt. You will be amazed how it all comes together!


FINISHED SIZE WITH 2” FINISHED GRID: 58" x 58"
FINISHED SIZE WITH 1 1/2” FINISHED GRID: 43" x 43"
FINISHED SIZE WITH 1” FINISHED GRID: 29” x 29”

 

FABRIC REQUIREMENTS:
* includes yardage for squares & HSTs
* use the above picture as reference for colors in fabric requirements

2” FINISHED GRID:

  • 7 panels 2” finished grid
  • Sashing (light blue): 1 1/8 yd.
  • Corner post (red): 1/6 yd.
  • Background (white): 1 3/4 yd.
  • Center HST (yellow): 1/3 yd.
  • 16 flowers (multicolored): 1/6 yd.
  • 4” border (navy): 1 yd.

 1 1/2” FINISHED GRID:

  • 7 panels 2” finished grid
  • Sashing (light blue): 2/3 yd.
  • Corner post (red): 1/8 yd.
  • Background (white): 1 1/4 yd.
  • Center HST (yellow): 1/4 yd.
  • 16 flowers (multicolored): 1/8 yd.
  • 4” border (navy): 3/4 yd.

 1” FINISHED GRID:

  • 7 panels 2” finished grid
  • Sashing (light blue): 3/8 yd.
  • Corner post (red): 1/8 yd.
  • Background (white): 3/4 yd.
  • Center HST (yellow): 1/8 yd.
  • 16 flowers (multicolored): 1/8 yd.
  • 4” border (navy): 5/8 yd.

 
OTHER SUPPLIES: 

  • Twisted Flowers pattern -- available for purchase in class for $10
  • Sewing machine
  • Sewing machine foot - 1/4" (no guide)
  • Basic sewing supplies (scissors, thread, seam ripper, etc.)
  • Glue stick - Heather recommends Elmer's white glue stick



PREPARATION BEFORE CLASS:

SQUARES TO CUT:

Cut 2 1/2" squares for 2" finished grid
Cut 2" squares for 1 1/2" finished grid
Cut 1 1/2" squares for 1" finished grid

  • Sashing (light blue): 240
  • Corner post (red): 25
  • Background (white): 256
  • 16 flowers (multicolored): 8 per flower

 HALF SQUARE TRIANGLES TO SEW:

  • Center: use center HST (yellow) and flower fabric; make 4 per flower
  • Flowers: use flower fabric and background (white); make 8 per flower

CUT BORDER (navy):

  • For 2” finished grid: cut (8) 4 1/2" strips
  • For 1 1/2” finished grid: cut (6) 4 1/2" strips
  • For 1” finished grid: cut (5) 4 1/2" strips

 

BEFORE CLASS:

  • Cut your squares according to the size of quilt you are making.
  • Make HSTs – if you need help you can google “4 at a time HST” or “Magic 8 HST” method to help make your HSTs.

If you have any questions, please email Heather Dunn at hdizzle71@gmail.com



Skill Level:
beginner
Instructor Name:
Heather Dunn
Instructor Bio:
Heather Dunn has been sewing and quilting for many years. Teaching is a passion of hers and teaching quilting is at the top of her list! Heather works closely with Carmen Geddes of TenSisters Handicraft, creator of the EasyPiecing Grid. Making quilt samples you'll find within the pages of TenSister's latest pattern book, Heather has become an expert with the EasyPiecing Grid technique. Come see her work in person and sign up to learn this clever technique from this talented quilt maker!

EASYPIECING CLASS: TWISTED FLOWERS

Cost:
$ 60.00
Price is for class instruction only, other supplies may be purchased at the Corn Wagon for 15% off. CLASS REGISTRATION FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE FOR ANY REASON.