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BERNINA Creative Studio

Time: 9:30am -

Instructor: Sue McCullagh 



Project: Wacky T-Shirt Throw

This throw goes together easy an fast. Cut the focal points from your T-shirt and add strips to the sides and top and bottom to make it a 14 inch square. Stitch 20 together to make a 48 by 64 inch top and then quilt as desired!


  • 20 assorted T-shirts, cut into 14” squares and with Pellon EK130 Easy Knit White fusible interfacing fused on the back (or some other kind of fusible interfacing)

  • 20-40 2.5” x WOF strips or pre-cuts, sewing thread

  • Bernina foot #97D (1/4” foot) cotton batting (twin size), fabric for backing to measure 60” x 73”

  • You will not need to bring the batting and the backing to class.

Embroidery: Pinpoint Placement


Pinpoint Placement is so easy even when your project is not hooped perfectly. Learn how to simply select two points to determine the embroidery axis and size, check it to your liking and experience stitching success!

Supplies: Kitchen/dish towel, OESD Ultra Clean & Tear stabilizer (10” x 15”), OESD StitcH20 Topping (6”x*’, Embroidery thread, Bobbin thread, 505 Spray, Large Oval Hoop

Technique: Overlock – A Balanced Stitch

Successful serging begins with understanding the stitch. Learn to dissect the components of 4-thread Overlock stitch formation. Then work to troubleshoot a balanced stitch and gain the confidence to adjust settings for all your textile and creative needs.

Supplies: kit available

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