Rosetta – Constructing a Center Motif

(2 or 3 hours, hands-on, longarm machine)

At times, our projects require unique motifs to be quilted in certain areas with more less specific dimensions – e.g. a center medallion or a repetitive motif for an Irish Chain or Double Wedding Ring top. And ever so often you don‘t find a suitable template or stencil in your stash.
In this class you will learn how to use rulers, a few reference lines and your imagination to easily construct simple or more complex, larger or smaller center motifs that are exactly what you have been looking for for a given quilting project.

ZigZaging the Modern Way

(2- or 3-hour hands-on, longarm machine)

You are using your straight edge ruler mostly to stitch in the ditch or to quilt frames?
Think again! These slim tools are so much more versatile!
Find out how, in no time, a straight line becomes a zigzag line bearing the potential for uncountable variations. Different angles and increments, regular or irregular zigzaging, using filler patterns or not – only the sky is the limit! These zigzag quilting pattern are a wonderful match for modern or geometric quilts.
Come and see for yourself!

Circles & Curves – Going Crazy

(2- or 3-hours hand-on longarm machine)

Quilting with rulers is fun! Find out how versatile circle and curved rulers are – beyond their basic shape. No matter if you want to quilt individual blocks, border or background areas, these rulers have a great potential when it comes to custom solutions.