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Let's Stitch: Borders & Sashing

The sky is the limit when it comes to machine quilting, and borders should be no different. In this fun online class Natalia Bonner will teach you step-by-step how to machine quilt 10 new border designs with 9 bonus variations. Natalia will teach you ruler quilting and free-motion quilting. So grab a few rulers, get your companion workbooks and register now because this class is going to inspire you to expand your free-motion quilting library of fabulous border designs. 

When
Now! Lessons and workbooks are now available. Work at your own pace and share your progress in our online community. (You will have access to video lessons forever after class begins.)

Where
piecenquilt.com - When you check out you will be sent an email that will contain information on how to join the class dashboard. Join our Piece N Quilt - Show & Tell Facebook group. Share your machine quilting progress. Interact with quilty friends and win free prizes!

What You Will Need
Something to quilt on. Natalia will be quilting all of her designs on a custom Let's Stitch Borders & Sashing Panel; you can purchase a panel from Honest Fabric. Natalia will be stitching on the 50"x60" size. If you prefer to piece your own top, you can pick up Let's Stitch Borders & Sashing Piecing workbook

Batting
Natalia will be using 1 layer of Quilter's Dream Poly Deluxe Batting.

Rulers
Natalia will use her machine quilting rulers: The Trailer, 4N1, Mini 4N1, Inside Out & Mini Inside Out. We also recommend our Piece N Quilt Pop Socket Ruler Grip.

Thread
Natalia will use So Fine! #402 on the top and Bottom Line #624 in the bobbin.

Fabric
If working with the custom panel you will only need backing and binding material.
Turquoise - 1/2 yard
Lime - 3/8 yard
Yellow - 1/2 yard
Orange - 3/8 yard
Pink - 3/8 yard
White - 1 5/8 yard
Backing - 3 yards
Binding - 1/2 yard

Workbooks
Let's Stitch Borders & Sashing Design workbook contains all border designs plus blank blocks for you to sketch your own designs. Let's Stitch Borders & Sashing Piecing workbook contains full color step-by-step piecing instructions to make your own quilt top. The Quilter's Sketchbook is the perfect workbook to sketch, doodle and draw your quilting designs.

Measuring
A foldable tape measure.

Marking
Natalia will be doing some marking using the Blue Mark-B-Gone Marker and misting those lines away with a Misting Spray bottle.

Skill Level
Students should have a basic knowledge of free-motion quilting and machine quilting with rulers.
Anyone on any machine with the ability to machine quilt with rulers and free-motion quilt can join Natalia's classes.

Beginner's Guide to Free-Motion Quilting book or online class is recommended as a pre-requisite to this class (but not required). Visual Guide to Creative Straight-Line Quilting is also recommended as a pre-requisite.

**Workbooks are not spiral bound.
**Class registration is only valid for one student. Lessons may not be shared.

***PATTERN UPDATES***
Block 1:
C - 37.5"x3.5"
E - 36.5"x4.5"
F - 5.5"x6.5"
 
Block 2:
O - 36.5"x4.5"
P - 6.5"x4.5"
Q - 37.5"x3.5"
R - 5.5"x3.5"

Block 3:
AA - 35.5"x3.5"