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Thread Painting with Chris Eichner - Orchid Fancy


-Small sharp scissors
-free motion foot
-machine needles Microtex (sharp) or jeans needle in size # 80/12
-50 or 60 weight thread for your bobbin
-50 weight machine embroidery thread (poly sheen) in several various color values of greens and purples to match and contrast your panel.
-Orchid Fancy panel, available in 3 different colorways at Asheville Cotton Co
-1 yd backing fabric
-thin batting
-fabric for binding; may use contrast or same fabric as backing

-Sewing machine capable of lowering feed dog recently serviced or cleaned in the bobbin and feed dog area
Recommend: “The Thread Director” eliminates thread breakage and shredding of thread during thread painting
Optional: knee lift if available, extended table for machine if available

Homework: TBD

Know how to adjust upper thread tension,
know how to change stitch width for zig zag stitch, please know if your sewing machine will sew with invisible thread in the bobbin prior to class if not you can use the 50 weight cotton thread in bobbin

*Any questions: please call Chris: 828-421-6562*

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: Confident Beginner
Instructor: Chris Eichner
Instructor Bio: Chris Eichner

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.