It's Time to get a Grip
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580-429-2400   506 W C Ave  Cache, OK 73527

It's Time to get a Grip

Create blocks that include fudge factors so beginners to experts can sew them in a matter of minutes. Make perfect “Flying Geese” blocks by trimming them AFTER you sew the bias edges. Sew “Cat’s in the Cradle” blocks without ever cutting a triangle. Cut charm squares at an angle and trim them after sewing so every block is the exact same size. Bonus? The angled seams never have to match! Then piece a “Scrap Crazy” block in a matter of minutes and see how this is the perfect place to showcase all those decorative stitches on your machine! If time allows, make half-square triangles from 10” squares and turn them into a “Delectable Mountains” block or make a quick and easy piano key border.

Along the way, learn tips and tricks for rotary cutting as well. After all, don’t we all want to reduce cutting time and have more time to sew?

Featured Creative Grids® Rulers:

  • Ultimate Flying Geese Tool – CGRDH4
  • Cat’s Cradle Tool – CGRDH1
  • Straight Out of Line Tool – CGRKA3
  • Scrap Crazy 6 – CGRMT6
  • 10” Square – CGR10
  • 2 ½” x 12 ½” Rectangle – CGR212

These tools are featured in several books and patterns so prepare to be inspired!

Supplies for class:

Bring a sewing machine with a ¼” foot and neutral thread; a rotary cutter and basic sewing supplies. Since you will only be sewing short seams, sharing a machine with a friend is not a problem. Mats, rulers, pencils and fabric kits are provided at the demo stations. You may bring a small mat and iron to use at your machine.

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details:
Materials Included: fabric kit, use of machine
Instructor: Penny Haren
Instructor Bio: For more than 30 years, as a quilter and several years as a shop owner, Ohio-based Penny Haren has been developing and teaching techniques that make it quick, easy and fun for quilters ?even beginners?to create heirloom quality quilts with stunning results. As a member of the Creative Grids? team, she has developed several rulers and works with nationally known designers as they ?give birth? to their creations. Adding features that make it possible for quilters to achieve perfect piecing with ease is her favorite part of the job! Penny's Play Before You Pay class series is a fun and exciting way to learn what the Creative Grids? line up has to offer! Penny introduces you to several Creative Grids? Rulers in a short morning class, then, the afternoon class offers a in depth look at what each ruler can do. Penny brings the rulers and some of her favorite notions so you can play before you choose your favorites and purchase only the ones you want.
includes one fabric per person.

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.

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      Monday - Friday10:00-5:00
      Thursday 10:00-7:00
       Saturday 10:00-3:00
       Sunday Closed
 506 C Ave
       Cache, OK 73527


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