Stitches in the Dales: Strippy North Country Quilting Workshop

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Description

Learn the techniques of this unique form of North Country whole quilting and find out about the people and history behind these treasured quilts created in the Yorkshire Dales.

Examine strippy quilt samples and look at the linear designs and exquisite hand stitch work used to create these distinctive traditional quilts.

Learn to mark out these patterns on our fabric and hand quilt the designs using running stitch and Holbein stitch.

You will then finish your sample in the traditional English method of a knife-edge ‘batted’ finish, ready for display or use as a mat at home, and to inspire you to create a larger scale version yourself.

Taught by textile artist Helen Barnes.

Level: suitable for beginners and above.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Classes are individually priced & include the tools to use in class and all materials, unless otherwise indicated.

Terms & Conditions Apply - see website for details

Maker

Duttons For Buttons at Duttons for Buttons

Venue

Mrs Duttons Wondrous Workshops
3 Church Street
Ilkley
West Yorkshire
LS29 9DR

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Intermediate level
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners

Duration

6 hours (10:00am to 4:00pm)

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