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This is not a DVD or down-loadable class or a workshop. This course is a privately web hosted video instruction series based on a previous online workshop. The lessons also include some of my "jude in the sandbox" what-iffing series from class. All lessons are also made available in PDF format with video links. pattern ideas included. Access to class materials is unlimited.

As a bonus, a Q&A page has also been set up if you would like to post questions about the lessons. I will post answers to those questions on the class site. A small student gallery is also included.

A password to the class site will be issued WITHIN 48 HOURS of your purchase. CHECK YOUR PAYPAL EMAIL. Don't forget your Spam folder.

There are no special skills required for this class, but it is hand stitching based. Video instruction focused on piecing animals and giving them personality and story through a variety of techniques. Fun! A combination of hand/ machine piecing and hand embellishment. Course includes 18 video lessons, permanent access to class materials

Class overview:
Introduction- about my work, and the beast as a story element- pdf

Home Base Patchwork- my simple approach to pattern making -1 video lesson plus pattern sample

Pattern Blocks- simple pattern slicing technique for more complex designs. 1 video lesson and several pattern ideas.

Managing color- the color blanket approach- pdf

Hand Piecing- the slow method- 1 video lesson

Anchoring a base- managing layers- 1 video lesson

Free Form Patchwork- the collage method- 1 video lesson

Building a character- the story element- 1 video lesson

Faces- ideas- pdf

Applique- my personal approach to ragged and turned technique- 6 video lessons

Back Stitch Revisited- 3 videos

Wrap and Outline- embellishment stitch- 1 video lesson

Continuing- where to go from here.... 2 video lessons

As always, please consider your ability to view internet video before purchasing this class.

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