You will need a working sewing machine that does a straight stitch. Be sure to bring bobbins and needles - a #80 Microtex needle is a good choice
If you aren’t familiar with how to use your machine, take some time to learn how to thread it, fill the bobbin, change stitch length and adjust tension.
Rotary cutter - 45mm
Quilting rulers - 6 1/2" x 24 1/2” plus 6 1/2” square or 6 1/2" x 12 1/2"
Cutting mat - 18” by 24” is a good size
Spray starch - from the laundry section of the grocery store
A container to keep your project in
BE SURE TO PUT YOUR NAME ON ALL YOUR TOOLS
Twin Cities Quilting will provide irons and ironing surfaces
Bring the above supplies to class. We will discuss other tools you may want to purchase.
Note - choose your fabrics before class begins - the staff at Twin Cities Quilting will be glad to help you select your fabrics
We will be using 4 fabrics in your runner:
(4) 1/3 yard cuts of fabric
In addition you will need:
1/3 yard binding
3/4 yard backing
Batting - Hobbs 80/20 fusible (available in crib size at Twin Cities Quilting)
50 weight 100% cotton thread for piecing (gray is a good basic)