Applique Little Helpers

Applique Little Helpers

Little Helpers

Machine or Hand Applique 

Learn to machine applique these darling little birds perched on a pincushion and a spool of thread. Linda’s techniques for glue stick water soluble applique stabilizer technique will wash all your fears away all on the sewing machine or by hand.

Kit fee price: $23.00

Kit includes:

· Water soluble applique stabilizer patterns with pre-drawn designs

· Step by step Photo Instructions and Master Pattern

· Light weight interfacing with drawn circle

· Appliqué Needle

· Water Soluble Glue Stick

· Photograph, Master Pattern and Project Bag

· Kokeshi Toothpicks and Paper Clips

· Floss for sewing needle, pins and pin heads

· Linda does a lot of the prep work for you

What you will need to bring:

· Basic Sewing Supplies

· Notebook size cardboard for gluing surface.

· Thimble if you use one

· Stapler with staples loaded and staple remover

· Fabric and Paper cutting Scissors

· Masking Tape, Small Trash Bag

· 50 wt. Sewing Thread to match fabric

· Washcloth inside of plastic baggie

· Embroidery floss to match the color of thread on bottom spool

 All fabric should be pre-washed


· Background: 22”x25” cotton fabric

· Circle: 20” x 20” Light colored cotton fabric

· Bird, Spools, Pincushion: Large scraps of cotton fabric

· Optional: 48″ of ¼″ bias tape for around the circle or your favorite trim

Linda teaches machine and hand appliqué in class.It’s your choice to bring your machine or not.

Program Chairman: Irons and Ironing Boards are needed for this class.

Sewing Machinists: Be sure your sewing machine is in good working condition, free of lint buildup, and a new universal needle inserted. Open toe applique foot is essential to bring.