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TUE-FRI: 10-6 | SAT: 10-5

Engineering & Quilting the Tamarack Jacket



In this session we will be discussing the different ways to “quilt” your jacket and help you to engineer your jacket design, whether you are working with quilt blocks, whole cloth, or easy patchwork pieces. 

  1. How to engineer the pieces like a quilt and determine placement.

  2. How to quilt pattern pieces

  3. Determining batting and other supplies needed

Pattern purchase is required. Pattern available for purchase at the store. 

Refer to pattern for fabric requirements (see below) or for additional customizations, from notes from the first lecture/demo Introducing the Tamarack Jacket.

Suggested Fabrics: 

Main & Lining Fabrics: Light to mid-weight cottons, linens, chambrays, and blends work well for this jacket. Since the fabric will be doubled and quilted to a batting avoid anything too heavy as the jacket may become excessively stiff.

Batting: High quality batting in cotton, wool, bamboo, or a blend. Choose the thickness based on how warm you want your coat to be.

Notions: 

Thread
& yds of 1/2" double fold bias binding (or 1/2 yd extra fabric to make your own)
Fusible interfacing
View A: 4 coat hooks & eyes
View B: 4 heavy duty snaps
Walking Foot


If you have additional questions, feel free to email catherine@sewright.com.

This is class 3 of a series of 3.

Watch the video to learn more about this series.
Skill Level:
beginner
Skill Details:
Advanced beginner. - Experience setting up, operating, and troubleshooting sewing machines. - Experience sewing straight and curved seams. - Basic knowledge of garment construction techniques.
Requirements:
Must bring a sewing machine. If you need to borrow a classroom machine, please email us (laurie@sewright.com) ahead of time. By registering for this class, you are agreeing to our class policy. https://www.sewright.com/class-policy.htm
Instructor Name:
Laurinda Liang

Engineering & Quilting the Tamarack Jacket

Cost:
$ 60.00
Sat, Feb 18, 2023 at 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
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Fri, Mar 10, 2023 at 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
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