#29 – Sharon Schamber – “SPRING BEAUTY” Tree of Life Series Applique Wallhanging or Block – Two Day Class Feb 9-10 Fri-Sat


This Block was designed for my love of the Tree of Life designs. Through appliqué, we experience the magic of what life means to us. The embellishment of trees is timeless. It spans many cultures and traditions. As appliqué artists, we add meaning to our work, as we are embracing our own creativity.

 You will learn:

Preparing appliqué

Appliqué with embroidery floss

Using heat transfers

Embellishment of blocks for added details

Required Class Handout $15. includes: 

Full size pattern with picture of the Block

Appliqué Foundation

Background Fabric Heat Transfer

Foundation Heat Transfer

Embroidery Heat Transfer

Optional Fabric Kit $25. includes:

Background Fabric

Hand Dyed Appliqué Fabric:

Brown, Green, Purple/Pink,

Yellow/Orange, Fushia, Turquoise

Bring Basic Sewing Kit/Supplies that you like to have on hand)

Please pre-order the Optional Kit @ sharonschamber@gmail.com before Jan 1, 2018

If you bring your own fabric, you will need to bring 20” of background and enough of each color of fabric. This class will teach you how to use Appliqué foundation paper to create the lovely look of hand appliqué; as a student you can also needle turn this project. Every quilter will love this class. If you have loved applique but were afraid to try, with this technique you can do the most beautiful appliqué ever.

Basic sewing Kit: 

Hand applique thread (I use Soie De Paris) Available sharonschamber.com Freezer paper; Elmer’s Washable School Glue; 6 Elmer’s Washable school glue sticks (the purple kind); Permanent fabric glue (like Liquid Stitch); Cuticle stick (found in the manicure department); Your favorite marking pen/pencil Scissors (Paper and fabric scissors); 2 wash rags to keep your hands clean; Hard pressing Mat. Iron

Please reserve with Sharon by Jan 1, 2018 (payable directly to her in class): 

Email: sharonschamber@gmail.com

Website:  www.sharonschamber.com