Learning Topics

Content added after each monthly in person session. (Feb-May 2020)

  • 1

    Welcome!

    • Welcome from Elayne
    • Overview: A Tribute to Mary - Machine Applique’ Methods Demo Sessions
  • 2

    Participant Sharing

    • 1st Month Block Sharing Slide Show
  • 3

    Session 1: Re-Wind

    • Session 1: February 10, 2020
  • 4

    Session 2 Re- Wind (March)

    • Re-Wind Part 1: Beginning of Session and Applique' Placement
    • Re-Wind Part 2: Creating a Frame/Making Bias Tape Strips
    • Re-Wind Part 3: Dimensional Berries
  • 5

    Applique Preparation and Techniques

    • Start Up and Preparation
    • Stabilize For Best Results
    • Fusible Applique Technique
    • Layering Fusible Designs - Free Standing Applique' Step by Step Videos
    • Fusible Applique' with Freezer Paper and Glue
  • 6

    Stems Techniques

    • Applique Skinny Stems with Bias Strips and Thin Thread Stems (Video)
    • Applique "Perfect Stems" with Karen Kay Buckley
  • 7

    Starting to Stitch Applique' by Machine

    • Machine Applique' Stitching Tips Sheet (Aug 2019)
    • Stitching Raw Edge Applique' around Buds/Pods
    • Stitching Raw Edge Applique' Decorative Stitches on Flowers
    • Stitching Raw Edge Applique' Humming Bird Details
    • Stitching Raw Edge Applique' Hummingbird
  • 8

    Dimensional Applique Techniques

    • Folded Buds - Dimensional Applique
    • Dimensional Berries (use for any shape or subject)
  • 9

    Creating a Frame with Applique'

    • Using a frame to detail your applique'
    • Cutting a Frame for your Applique'
    • Attaching your frame - Glue Method
    • Using Vanish thread for placement stitching
    • Decorative Stitching on your Frame for Applique'
  • 10

    Bonus: Tool Tips and More

    • Bonus: Zoo Block
    • Using a Bias Tape Tool: How to Make Bias Tape
    • Choosing the Right Size Rotary Cutter for the Job
    • 20.5 Square Up Ruler