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The Birthstone Series, Sapphire – Colorado Springs 02/09/19

February 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.

Required Materials

Pattern and kit, neutral colored thread

Sewing machine in good working condition

1/4″ presser foot, pins, seam ripper, tweezers

Envelopes (7 for Sapphire 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



February 9
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Linda Ernst


Rocky Mountain Sewing & Vacuum Colorado Springs
5611 N Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO
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