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Amethyst Project Bag Class – With Tara from Uh Oh Creations

June 8 @ 10:00 am - June 9 @ 4:00 pm

$75.00

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Class :  Saturday June 8 & Sunday June 9

Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Class Fee: $75 for both days (includes pattern)

All the stabilizer and hardware items are available in a pre‐ordered kit from UhOh Creations – please place your order via email to uhohcreations@outlook.com prior to May 30, 2019 to ensure availability. The kit cost is $60 and comes with black accessories. Please note that I will confirm your order via email when received – if you have not received this confirmation, please contact me.

Payment for kits can be made using one of three methods, and purchase price is all inclusive:

  1. Email Money Transfer to UhOhCreations@outlook.com and please use the password Amethyst, or include the password in your email to me.
  2. Cash at class on June 8, 2019.
  3. Paypal – use the link paypal.me/UhOhCreations to pay me directly

All kits will be delivered to the class on June 8, 2019.

In this 2 day class, Tara with Uh Oh Creations will teach you to make your own version of the amethyst Project Bag, a pattern by Sew Sweetness,  it introduces mesh and elastic with a parachute buckle, and the bag is designed to hold your projects (ends up being perfect for 12″ x 12″ quilting blocks with associated project materials). Individuals can even use one of their own quilt blocks for the top of the bag.Here is a link to the bag and information on it: https://sewsweetness.com/products/amethyst-project-bag

Preparation for the Amethyst Project Bag Class

Instructor: Tara Sinclair of UhOh Creations

Project Size: 14” long x 13” high x 3” deep

Class Description

The Amethyst Project bag is the perfect design to keep your quilting blocks for a project all together with all the supplies you need. It features a zippered pouch, mesh zippered pocket and elastics for holding your marking tools. The bottom of the case has an elastic buckle strap to keep your blocks, books and rulers all in place.

Prerequisites

  • 􏰀  You must be comfortable sewing an accurate seam allowance, this pattern calls for a 1/4” seam allowance
  • 􏰀  Understanding the standard sewing features of your machine is a must, when in doubt, bring extra presser feet, and your manual
  • 􏰀  You must be willing to try new things, bag making is not just sewing and we may go out of your comfort zone.
  • 􏰀  We are going to do some zippers, curved sewing, and play with mesh ‐ be prepared! Fabric Requirements

    All fabrics you choose for your project bag should be quilting cottons.

    Stabilizer and Hardware Requirements

Material Amount

Exterior fabric ‐ (Quilting cotton)

3/4 yard

Lining fabric ‐ (Quilting cotton)

1 yard

Materials Amount

Foam Stabilizer

(ByAnnie’s Soft & Stable)

1/2 yard

Medium Weight Woven Fusible Interfacing

(Pellon SF101)

2 yards of 20” wide 1 yard of 44” wide

Firm Stabiliser

We will be doing a single layer on the top and bottom instead of the two layers called for in the pattern. (Pellon Peltex)

1 yard

Handbag zipper (#5) – black

1 – 40” long

Standard zipper (#3) – black

1 – 9” long and 1 – 14” long

Mesh – black

1 – 6”x15”

1/4” wide elastic – black

1/2 yard

1” wide non‐roll elastic – black

1 yard

1” wide plastic side‐release buckle – black

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All the stabilizer and hardware items are available in a pre‐ordered kit from UhOh Creations – please place your order via email to uhohcreations@outlook.com prior to May 30, 2019 to ensure availability. The kit cost is $60 and comes with black accessories. Please note that I will confirm your order via email when received – if you have not received this confirmation, please contact me.

Payment for kits can be made using one of three methods, and purchase price is all inclusive:

  1. Email Money Transfer to UhOhCreations@outlook.com and please use the password Amethyst, or include the password in your email to me.
  2. Cash at class on June 8, 2019.
  3. Paypal – use the link paypal.me/UhOhCreations to pay me directly

All kits will be delivered to the class on June 8, 2019.

Other Supplies

  • □  Sewing Machine, power cord and foot pedal with manual – should be capable of doing zig zag stitching (if you have a plate that only allows straight stitching, you will want to change it out for one that permits zig zag)
  • □  Presser feet for your sewing machine

o Standard foot – must be capable of doing zig zag stitching (if your regular foot has just one hole

for the needle to do a straight stitch, please bring a foot that has an open section so that you

can zig zag);
o Zipper foot
o Walking foot (Optional)
o Stitch in the ditch foot (Optional)

  • □  Microtex or jean needles for your machine (90/14 or 100/16)
  • □  Thread to coordinate with your fabrics & a filled bobbin (polyester is recommended, although cotton is

    fine)

  • □  Fray Stop or Fray Check
  • □  Pins
  • □  Chop stick, or tool for poking out corners
  • □  Seam Ripper
  • □  Fabric Scissors
  • □  Temporary marking tool – frixion pen or chalk, etc.
  • □  Jean‐a‐ma‐jig or hump jumper (Optional)
  • □  Large ruler (approximately 8 1⁄2” x 24” or 15” large square) (Optional)
  • □  Wonderclips (or binder clips) (Optional)
  • □  Pinking Shears (Optional)
  • □  Seam roller (Optional)

Copyright ©UhOh Creations 2019 – This document has been produced for the attendees of the Amethyst Project Bag class taught by UhOh Creations. Please do not copy or distribute this document without written permission from UhOh Creations.

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Details

Start:
June 8 @ 10:00 am
End:
June 9 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
$75.00

Venue

Bow Bench Retreat
Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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