Thread Jazz for Quilting and Embellishing Plus Needle and Thread Know How
October 15, 7PM
A brief history of Sulky, which needle to use, which stabilizer to use, how to use specialty metallic threads, explore different thread weights and when to use polyester vs. rayon thread.
Basic Thread Sketching & Couching
October 16, 9:30AM-4:30PM
Kit fee: $26
Couching: Learn the basics of raw edge appliqué; layering techniques; machine fed/free-motion couching; and free-motion straight stitch thread painting. Couch yarns to actually create an object or make awesome textures by threading multiple threads through the eye of a single needle.
Thread Sketching: Learn how to write cursive with our machine – great for labels and signing quilts; basic free-motion straight stitching with different thread types; free-motion quilting, free-motion fill-n; introduction to thread sketched portraits and pen & ink tangles. These exercises will help you get your stitches more uniform in length.
To ensure kits are received in time for the workshop, all sign ups must be received no later than Thursday, August 27.
October 17, 9:30AM-12:30PM
Kit fee: Regularly $70, for this workshop only $35
Sulky”s Simply Applique four seasons designed by Shabby Fabrics features laser cut kits with pre-fused fabrics – no additional cutting needed! Our expert instructors will teach you how to add a variety of textures using decorative stitches to enhance the pattern and create visual appeal. Sulky’s matching threads create a professional look without additional handwork. Everything needed to complete the project is included in the kit!
One kit is included in the price of the workshop at the discounted rate of $35. Additional kits are available at sulky.com. There will be an NSQG workshop discount available closer to the workshop date.
To ensure the kit included in your workshop is received in time, all sign ups must be received no later than Thursday, August 27.