Apples Revisited


1 Day

Sat, 19th October, 2019

10:00am - 4:00pm

I am busy remaking the original ‘Bramley Apple Quilt’! There is also ‘Raggy Jo’s Apple Harvest Quilt’ or a very simple ‘Wobbly Log Cabin quilt’ with appliqué apples. Bring your own picture or copy ours – basic appliqué techniques, inspiration and embellishing ideas!


·       BASIC SEWING KIT, INCLUDING PAPER AND FABRIC SCISSORS, assortment of sewing threads to match fabrics or one medium grey

·       Note book pencil and tracing paper

·       APPLE QUILT revisited WASHED COTTON FABRICS, approx. 25cms night sky and 50cms for the day sky and 50cms floral/green for the grass or you can join bits of various greens to make the garden

·       Approx. 1m tea-dyed calico or antique-looking fabric, could be small pale print of stripe as background and as border to write on.  Piece of spare calico approx. 50 cms

·       Apple fabric, either 50cms all one colour or selection of apple colours

·       Fabric for leaves, spring, summer and autumn colours

·       SCRAP BAG - selection of checks, plaids, stripes, boys/girls’ clothes and black/brown for birds/bees. Bring any little bits and pieces you think suitable. Samples or little bits to make mini quilts. Range of fabrics, linen buttons and threads available to purchase

·       Red tractor fabric

·       Scrap apple basket, 1m of tea dyed background for apples, and red/green scraps for the apples, selection of dark and light scraps for the wobbly log cabin the strips will be cut approx 2.5” by length of block.

  • ROTARY CUTTING SET (if you use it)

·       BUTTON JAR, embroidery threads

·       SEWING MACHINE (in good working order, plus instruction book) if wanting to do bondaweb and blanket stitch

  • If doing wobbly log cabin quilt you will need 1m of pale little print background assorted lights and dark scraps for log cabin, can be a mixture of cotton and flannels