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Intermediate Hand Quilting
by Andi Perejda

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No sewing machine needed.

For this half-day workshop, please bring a Hand Quilting project you are already working on, with the tools for quilting listed below.


  • ½ yard solid color fabric (or 2 fat quarters of solids).
  • Bring a light box if using dark-colored solid fabric.
  • Quilting Thimble: Thimble from the Needleart Guild, also available from Colonial Needle Co. It has a brass end with a grid stamped into it and a lip so the needle doesn't slip. A Dritz thimble with a waffle-cut end is also okay.
  • #50 Cotton thread for quilting
  • Quilting needles (betweens), size #10 or #12. Clover needles are preferred.
  • 8 to 14 inch circular wooden hoop
  • Batting (about 22" square piece). Good battings to use are Hobbs Poly Down, Quilters Dream Request, Hobbs cotton/polyester, Hobbs Tuscany Silk, Quilters Dream Poly or Pellon Legacy Wool. Please do not use Warm and Natural cotton, Thermore, Tuscany Wool or Pellon Fleece.
  • Silver pencil and white chalk pencil
  • Masking tape
  • Large quilting pins for basting
  • Large basting needle
  • Spoon
  • Basting thread
  • Small scissors
  • Optional: Needle threader

A smile and a positive attitude!