Quilt In Clarens
18 June to 21 June 2019

"If life throws you scraps, make a quilt"


Fantasy dress


REQUIREMENTS

  1. The size of my article is roughly 50x60 cm. Size is your own choice which will determine the size of background fabric which should be a sturdy fabric.
  2. I used embroidered chiffon over the background fabric.  Optional.
  3. Scraps of rich fabrics like satin, silk, velvet, embroidered voile/chiffon, feathers, sequins, etc.
  4. Scraps of lace.
  5. Ribbons (some narrow) in 3-5 colours (or more)
  6. A small piece of flesh coloured fabric.
  7. Embroidery thread for facial features.
  8. Invisible thread.
  9. Fusible applique paper
  10. Anything to make your creation interesting!
  11. Backing fabric of own choice. Can be added later.


Techniques

  1.  Balancing a composition.
  2. Creating fabric flowers
  3. Creating facial features with simple embroidery.
  4. Raw edge applique
This is a fun activity in which you can let your imagination run wild! Anything goes.