Traditional Appliqué
Intermediate | 32 min 48 sec
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Appliqué is a beautiful way to add texture, pattern and color to a project. Natalie uses appliqué to stunning effect in her Alabama Chanin collection, and in this workshop, she'll share with you her basic technique. She’ll also show examples of how using different stitches and thread result in dramatically different finished looks.
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • 100% organic cotton jersey fabric
  • button craft thread or embroidery floss
  • garment scissors
  • embroidery scissors
  • needles and pins
  • stencil design printed on paper
  • pennant felt or other material for stencil
  • cutting mat
  • craft knife
  • fabric
  • paint
  • airbrush
  • stencils or spray bottles
Downloads:
Learn how to:
  • Create and cut a pattern stencil
  • Apply a stencil to fabric
  • Create surface pattern using paint
  • Work with fabric paint
  • Cut applique pieces
  • Hand stitching
  • Use appliqué whip stitch
  • Decide appliqué design choices

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on traditional applique
  • 8 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by artist Natalie Chanin
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Kimberly Wells
Absolutely LOVE learning this applique' process and all the different stitches and threads!
More than 3 months ago
Cari Minor
I love all things Alabama Chanin!
More than 3 months ago
Kimberly Meacham
Brilliant!! Wow! I love Alabama Chanin. More of these please.
More than 3 months ago