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Sewing Project: "Victorian Crazy Quilting"

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Age Group:

Tweens & Teens, Adults
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Allowed Ages: 11 to Over 21

Program Description

Event Details

In stunning jewel tones, crazy-quilting is a craft of historic appeal. We are updating the method by using machine-embroidery as the piecing is done.  This is a great project for exploring the different stitches of the sewing machine. The piece created from velvets, satins, brocades and corduroys can be used later to create a purse, a glasses case or pouch. All materials and equipment provided.
 
Participants must have been certified or already familiar with a sewing machine.  For adults and teens ages 11+.

Quilting Example

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