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The Birthstone Series, Tourmaline – Colorado Springs 03/09/19
March 9 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm| $70
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Learn to construct a gemstone block designed by fiber artist MJ Kinman.
Using MJ’s unique, non-traditional, paper piecing method, each student will make a seemingly complicated gemstone using this fun and simple technique.
For confident beginners and beyond.
Pattern and kit required.
Each pattern contains a coded freezer paper template, a paper key and a 12 page booklet.
Pattern and kit, neutral colored thread
Sewing machine in good working condition
1/4″ presser foot, pins, seam ripper, tweezers
Envelopes (7 for Tourmaline block)
2 highlighters, pencil, pen, and paper
Fabric marking pencil (light and dark)
18″ and 24″ ruler with 1/4″ increments
Rotary cutter and scissors (one each for fabric and paper)
Optional supplies: pressing/cutting mat, small iron, stiletto, Wonder clips, wool pressing mat
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