Fireside Stitchery

Finishing Class

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Finishing Class

Sunday - 9-12

179 Lancaster Avenue

Pickup available, usually ready in 24 hours

179 Lancaster Avenue
Malvern PA 19355
United States

(610) 310-0604

Join us to learn how to finish a simple round ornament with a master of finishing, Sue Parsons.   Sue is an amazing finisher and leads the team at West Coast Finishing.   In this class you will learn:

  • The supplies that are needed to finish a flat or padded ornament (Mat board, batting, muslin, cording, needle, thread and pins.
  • How to trim your canvas in preparation for finishing
  • How to measure and cut your board, batting and backing fabric
  • How to create cord using skeins of thread, a power drill and hook
  • How to assemble your front “cookie” and the back “cookie”
  • How to attach the cookies and sew on the cording, including creation of a loop to hang it with 

This 3-hour workshop will provide step-by-step instruction to start you on your finishing adventure.  

Class size is limited to 8 participants per session.  Two sessions are offered each day, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Skill Level: Beginner finishing
Skill Details: Basic sewing skills are helpful 
Materials Provided: mat board, batting, muslin, needle, pins, thread, power drill and hook
Requirements: Students should bring stitched and blocked 4” round, thread for making cording, fabric that compliments your canvas, and lighting/magnification, if needed.
Instructor: Sue Parsons