Contemporary Art Quilts

Design and make a small contemporary art quilt using fabric scraps and larger pieces. Learn basic quilting techniques and more, touching on surface elements and dimensionality. Finish with new ideas, techniques and inspiration to continue your own work.

All levels, new and returning students are welcome.

Art Quilts

Course Number

AC821

Class Size

6

Age Range

17+

Skill Level

All Levels

Prerequisite

None

Materials

Please bring to class:

  • Sketch book and colored pencils or other drawing materials
  • Fabric scraps, at least 3 inches in either direction
  • Some larger pieces of fabric, fat quarters (18” x 22”) or similar size
  • Rotary cutter with good, sharp blade
  • Several #66 bobbins
  • Basic sewing kit including thread, scissors, pincushion, pins, needles, seam ripper, thimble

We supply sewing machines, but you may bring your own machine if you prefer.

Storage is very limited, so students must prepare to bring their materials and supplies to class each week.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

FALL

Section 1F: 6 Fridays, 1–4:00PM

Oct 7–Nov 18, 2016

(No class Nov 11)

Instructor: Beverly Arsem/Brenda Jones

$227 - OPEN

WINTER

Section 1W: Jan 13–Feb 17 1-4:00PM

Jan 13-Feb 17 (snow day make-up Feb 24)

Instructor: Beverly Arsem/Brenda Jones

$227 - OPEN

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