Rachelle grew up in the Flinders Ranges in SA and moved to Adelaide when she was 18 years old, working as a Florist from the time she left school. She is now a mum to three kids ages 15, 17 and 19 and has been quilting for approx. 16 years and teaching for 11 of those. She is a very experienced teacher with classes for all skill levels ranging from Beginners, Machine Applique, Mystery Days and Pre-cut Quilt Classes. Specializing in Machine Quilting from an Introduction Class through to Feathers, Trapunto and Grid work. Rachelle has won multiple awards for her quilts both here in Australia and overseas.
This class is designed for beginners or those who need a little more encouragement and confidence. It’s also great to repeat this class if you have done it before to refresh and consolidate your skills.
You will cover the basics you need to know to get started. Straight line and ditch stitching, needles, threads, tension, basting and marking your quilt are all covered. You will free draw, stitch a simple marked design and learn some easy continuous designs to get you started. Lots of tips and notes for you to take home!
This class will be part of our 2020 Summer School program. It is a 1 day class and will be held on Monday, 20th January, from 10am to 4:30pm. Cost is $115, plus kit fee* and requirements list
*Tutor kit is $10, which includes a workbook filled with designs and instructions - cash in envelope to Rachelle at class please.