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Conquering Reverse Applique Workshop at Vermont Quilt Festival

  • Vermont Technical College 124 Admin Drive Randolph, VT, 05061 United States (map)

Conquering Reverse Applique:

Hand Reverse Needle-turn Applique

Teacher: Margaret B. Willingham

June 23, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm


     De-mystify with knowledge and skill, finding the FUN and EASE of reverse needle-turn applique done the Eye of the Beholder way.  Learn all the steps in the process of Trace! Baste! Snip! & Stitch!, giving you crisp points and graceful curves.  See the beauty of the 12" Reverse Applique block for Double Dutch Delft (56" x 56"), revealed as you sew.  Come be empowered as you make 1 block!  Make it in traditional Blue & White or go crazy with brights.

     Learn with others and experience the fun and beauty of reverse applique.

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Double Dutch Delft pattern- $24.00

     Double Dutch Delft pattern by Eye of the Beholder-Designed in traditional Blue & White, Double Dutch Delft is a 9 block quilt, 56" x 56", with 5 reverse applique blocks and 4 applique blocks, each 12" square.  Pattern includes directions for adding borders and finishing.


14" square of dark batik for top, 14" square of light batik for background, No. 7 Sharps needle for basting, No. 11 Milliners needle for applique, 1 spool Button or Quilting thread for basting(contrasting color to dark top fabric), 1 spool of thread for stitching(same color as dark top fabric), 1 pair small, sharp scissors, safety pins for pin basting, Marking pencil that shows on background fabric.  Helpful items: Light box(to trace design onto background fabric), Needle Threader for small eyed needles

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Pattern, needles, basting thread, scissors and needle threader available from Instructor or in our booth.

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