Sally Manke class descriptions and supply lists

Coiled Rope Clothesline Basket

    ITEMS INCLUDED IN KIT: Kit $16

  • 50 yards of cotton clothesline rope
  • Clothesline wrapping tool (allows for faster, more even, tighter clothesline wrapping)
  • metal spring clamp (used w/wrapping tool)
  • Glue Stick

    SUPPLIES TO BRING FROM HOME

  • 3/4 yard fabric (3 fat quarters or scraps) Strongly recommend batik for first basket (less raveling and smoother finished basket)
  • Optional - button or bead to coordinate with fabric
  • Sewing Machine (With Zig Zag Stitch)
  • Needles 90/14 or 100/16
  • Open Toe Sewing Machine Foot (if Available)
  • Thread (variegated works well) to coordinate with your fabrics

    STANDARD SEWING SUPPLIES

  • Rotary Cutter & Mat (old well used mat is best)
  • Ruler (square 10-12 inch or 6 X 24 inch
  • Scissors for snipping thread
  • One Wonder Clip
  • Tape Measure
  • Snack sized ziplock bags
rope bowl

     

    HOMEWORK BEFORE CLASS (not required but gets students wrapping and stitching sooner)

  • Cut fabric into 3/4” strips
  • If using fat quarters, length will be between 18” and 21"
  • If using scraps, length will vary. Aim for between 12” and 21”


Fiber Embellishment

embellishment

    ITEMS INCLUDED IN KIT: Kit $10

  • Embellishment tool
  • Sari silk ribbon - for one flower
  • Novelty Yarns - for one flower
  • Colored Burlap 22” X 6”
  • Accuquilt Flower Material

    SUPPLIES TO BRING FROM HOME

  • Variety of Beads or Buttons 1/2” to 1” for centers
  • Bright colored old tee shirt to cut up (we can cut around stains or holes)
  • Novelty yarns or metallic threads
  • 3” X 10” strip of solid, batik or gingham fabric
  • Wide Rickrack - about 48 inches
  • Felt scraps - any color
  • 15”-18” of satin type ribbon 1”- 2” wide (wired edge works well)

    STANDARD SEWING SUPPLIES

  • Sewing Machine (Straight Stitch)
  • Needles 80/12
  • Open Toe Sewing Machine Foot (if Available)
  • Thread (neutral silver or light gray works well)
  • Tape Measure or ruler
  • Scissors for snipping thread
  • Pins
  • Hand Sewing Needle - Large Eye to hold yarn and smaller for thread
  • Fabric Glue - like Aleenes All Purpose Multi Fabric Fusion
  • Hot Glue and Hot Glue Gun - if you have one...we can share
  • Note pad and pen/pencil


Mixed Media Confetti Quilt

confetti

    ITEMS INCLUDED IN KIT: Kit $7

  • Square of 100% PFD Cotton Fabric 18” X 18”
  • Square of nylon tulle
  • Textile Medium for use with Derwent Inktense Pencils
  • Foam Brush to use in class
  • Photo of flower to use in class
  • Assorted Derwent Inktense Pencils to use in class

    SUPPLIES TO BRING FROM HOME

  • Derwent Inktense Pencils or Blocks (I have some pencils to share or you can purchase a set. Dick Blick has the best prices. https://www.dickblick.com/products/derwent-inktense-pencils/ )
  • Scraps of BATIK or hand dyed fabric- 4” X 4” each (NOT printed fabrics) minimum of 3 shades each of blues, greens, yellows and oranges
  • Watercolor type brush - size 6 to 8 - inexpensive @ Michael’s or Dick Blick
  • small cup for water
  • Backing

    STANDARD SEWING SUPPLIES

  • Rotary Cutter
  • Rotary Mat (old, worn mat works well)
  • Scissors for snipping thread
  • Pins