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2022UR: Underground Railroad



Underground Railroad quilt block making in EIGHT (8) class sessions.  Follows "UNDERGROUND RAILROAD SAMPLER" by Eleanor Burns with description as follows:   

"Take a trip on the Underground Railroad! Join Eleanor Burns and Sue Bouchard as they guide you through the story of the Underground Railroad. Learn how fifteen quilt blocks may have played a significant role in communication between the slaves and how it helped them on their way to freedom.The book has 168 full color pages with step by step instructions for each of the 15 blocks. There are also directions to make a miniature Underground Railroad quilt. The book contains yardage and cutting charts in addition to fabric identification pages that will assist the quilter in cutting and marking her fabric for this beautiful sampler. Underground Railroad Sampler also includes a color page depicting the Story of the Underground Railroad that can be photocopied onto Photo Transfer Fabric and included in the quilt. "

SEE STORE FOR UNDERGROUND RAILROAD SAMPLER KIT SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR THIS PROJECT.   MATERIALS PURCHASED FOR THIS CLASS ARE DISCOUNTED 15% for CLASS MEMBERS.   PURCHASE OF BOOK "UNDERGROUND RAILROAD SAMPLER" IS REQUIRED (available at ANYTHING SEWS- discounted 20%)
Skill Level:
intermediate
Skill Details:
Intermediate to Advanced
Materials Included:
Instructor's fee $85 includes all EIGHT (8) class sessions
Requirements:
Instructions and supplies needed by students: please have all material for 15 blocks ironed and ready to cut. You do NOT need to bring material for sashing, cornerstones, border, backing or binding. For our FIRST class please bring: ~Underground Railroad Sampler book ~Cutting mat, rotary cutter ~Rulers - 6" x 12"; 6" x 24", 6" or 8" inch square ~Portable iron and ironing mat (optional) ~Small scissors ~Pen and pencil Container to hold 12 1/2 inch squares flat If you wish to mark each piece of material that is cut, then make a copy of pages 160-163 for 12" blocks or pages 164-167 for 6" blocks (OPTIONAL). For all other classes please bring all items above plus: ~Sewing machine and usual sewing supplies ~Neutral thread and invisible or applique thread ~Marking pen of your choice, such as Frixion Pen ~Point turner
Instructor Name:
Cinda Pottmeyer
Instructor Bio:
Cinda Pottmeyer is an accomplished sewer and extremely patient with students of all ages. Cinda has been sewing her entire life and has produced countless sewing projects at all skill levels. She has recently co-authored the book "Multiple Madness" (a companion book to the class that is unique to our store- "Multiple Madness")

2022UR: Underground Railroad

Cost:
$ 85.00
Instructor Fee
2022UR:   Wed, Jun 1, 2022 at 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed, Jun 8, 2022 at 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed, Jun 15, 2022 at 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed, Jun 22, 2022 at 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed, Jun 29, 2022 at 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed, Jul 6, 2022 at 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed, Jul 27, 2022 at 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed, Aug 3, 2022 at 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
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