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CMM-Claudia's Multihooping Methods (10:15am-3:00pm) (In Person Class-Not Virtual) Postponed DTBD

In this class you will learn Claudia's methods for perfect multihooping.  Students may choose to stitch out one of her boot designs or one of her Christmas stockings.

These are not the only designs to choose.  You can discuss this with Vanessa.

Merry Christmas Stockings

Boot'iful Bouquet of Boots

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: This is an in person class. Not Virtual.

You will learn techniques to :

Improve your hooping skills by doing multiple hoopings

Make your embroidery look seamless

Re-position designs within your hoop

Sew through a design without thread to check placement

Prepare you for more complicated Claudia Dinnell multihooping design packs
Requirements: All students must have their own personal copy of the designs and a printed copy (color is best) of the instructions.
Minimum hoop size must be able to accommodate designs that are 8" wide x 12" long.
All machine brands are welcome.
You MUST have a grid template for your hoop.

Supply list with basic sewing/embroidery/thread requirements.
The design USB will have FULL details and step by step directions.
Once you have signed up for the class and purchased the designs, you will be sent fabric preparation instructions (including video links from Claudia's youtube channel).
The stockings are fully lined and can be personalized with an embroidered name.

Merry Christmas Stockings:

Fabric Supply List: (Per Stocking)
1/2 yard Background Fabric Light Colored tone on tone for Stocking Front & Back
1/2 yard Lining Fabric for front & back lining
12"x18" Cuff Fabric per stocking (tone on tone if embroidering a name on it)
3/4 yard Fusible Woven Interfacing by OESD or Shape Flex 101 by Pellon (20" wide)
7 1/4 "Grosgrain Ribbon for hanging the stocking

Optional: Piping for around the outer edge of the stocking
50" Red & White Striped Fabric: Cut 1 1/4 wide x 50" long, cut on the bias
1/8" Cording 50" long
Piping Hot Binding Tool by Susan K. Cleveland (for trimming the piping to a perfect 1/4" seam allowance)

Embroidery Supply List:
Hoop Requirements: stitch field must be 7.5" wide x 11" high or larger (bring your largest hoop)
All Hoops must have a grid/template
Heavy Weight Tear Away Temporary Adhesive Spray (505)
Removable fabric marking pen (thin tip/ do not use air erasable) Embroidery Needles 80/12
Terial Magic Starch (mandatory)
Basic embroidery kit including small doubled curved scissors, tweezers, embroidery foot

Arrow shaped post it notes by Post-It-Notes
Bobbin Thread

Embroidery Thread: Isacord
40 wt. Embroidery Thread listed
4103 California Blue
0811 Candlelight Yellow
2910 Grape
3150 Stainless
5912 Erin Green
5513 Ming Green
1904 Cardinal Red
1760 Twine
0105 Ash Mist
1342 Rust
1301 Paprika
0015 White
0020 Black

Sewing Supply List
50wt. Cotton Thread matching the fabric for piecing
Sewing Feet: Straight Stitch Foot
Quarter Inch Foot Piping/Pin Tuck Foot

Boot'iful Bouquet of Boots

Redwork Style Designs for the Embroidery Module Original artwork by Kelley Smith
Designed and Digitized by Claudia Dinnell

Fabric Supply List:
1/2 yard Light tone on tone background fabric (per each boot design)
1/3 yard Dark fabric for outer border and binding
1/8 yard Inner Border
1 yard Fusible Woven (OESD) lightweight woven, one sided fusible interfacing
3/4 yards Backing
25" x 30" Batting

Embroidery Supply List:
Minimum stitch field required
Heavy Weight Tear Away Stabilizer
Temporary Adhesive Spray for fabric
Removable fabric marking pen (no air erasable)
Basic embroidery kit including small doubled curved scissors, long straight pointy tweezers, etc.
Embroidery Needles Sharps 80/12

40wt Embroidery Thread: Isacord
Thread Colors are listed: Water soluble thread for basting

Ice Skate:
3650 Light Blue (body of skate)
3906 Pacific Blue (shading on skate)
0108 Cobblestone Gray (skate blade)
2576 Darker Gray (shading on blade)
0020 Black (shadow & outlining)

X--Mas Cowboy Boot:
0824 Liberty Gold (top & band)
1904 Red (body of boot)
1912 Maroon (shading on boot)
5912 Light Green (star center)
0933 Brown (Heel & Sole)
0020 Black (shadow & outlining)

Cowboy Boot:
3830 Steele Blue (top of boot)
1154 Penny Brown (body of boot)
1346 Cinnamon (shading on boot)
0824 Liberty Gold (star center)
4133 Deep Ocean (heel & sole)
0020 Black (shadow & outlining)

Instrument Bouquet:
5912 Erin (Light) Green (leaves)
5933 Medium Green (leaves & sprigs)
1904 Cardinal Red (berries)
3906 Bright Blue (ribbon)
0108 Cobblestone (Medium) Gray (flute)
0605 Daisy Yellow (brass instruments)
0552 Flax (instrument shading & harp)
0020 Black (outlining)

Western Bouquet:
5912 Erin (light) Green (leaves) 5933 Medium Green (succulents)
4116 Dark Teal (cowboy hat)
0643 Barewood Tan (rope)
1904 Cardinal Red (poppies)
0933 Redwood Brown (cattails)
0142 Sterling Gray (badge, branding iron, horseshoe, spurs)
0152 Dolphin (shading on horseshoe, branding iron & spurs)
0020 Black (outlining)

Sewing Supply List

50wt. Cotton Thread matching the fabric.

Basic sewing kit including:
rotary cutter
long straight ruler

Sizing or Starch

Optional: 20 1/2" square ruler for accurate marking & trimming.
Instructor: Venitta McCall
Instructor Bio: Venitta received her first BERNINA, the 801 Sport in 1979, when she experienced garment sewing using the Stretch and Sew method. She now teaches BERNINA Embroidery Software classes, as well as many classes on BERNINA sewing and embroidery machines. She has enjoyed working with BERNINA dealers and their customers for over 20 years and has worked extensively with all BERNINA software products, machine embroidery and stitch manipulation techniques. She is an accredited Jenny Haskins Tutor and a certified Hoopsisters instructor.

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