Workshops - Leaf of Many Colors

Leaf of Many Colors - Machine Appliqué Sassaman Style

Make a multi-colored leaf using Jane’s unique machine appliqué technique. You will learn how to stabilize fabric, layer shapes, remove unwanted bulk, practice raw edge stitching and appliqué a one piece border while creating this handsome 18” quilt top.

Supply List:


Cotton Fabrics - 9 Fat Quarters solid colors for your leaf.  Match colors in background fabric. See photo.

One Fat Quarter for background (behind leaf)

3/4 yard of border fabric

50wt threads - 2 colors that generally match fabrics

ShirTailor Iron-On Interfacing 950F by Pellon - 2 yards

Felt, foam or corrugated cardboard -13” X 13”

Basic Sewing Supplies including:

Embroidery scissors

Quilting scissors

Straight pins

Rotary cutter & board

18” or 24” Quilt Ruler

Roxanne’s Glue Baste-It w/ needle applicator

Fine Micron pen or soft pencil

Sewing Machine with straight and ZigZag stitches

Open toed Machine Foot - #20 BERNINA - NOT a free motion foot



Large projection screen 

Sturdy table for projector and laptop

2-3 quilt hangers or other safe way to display quilts 

2 tables for teachers use 

3-5 irons and ironing stations 

Electrical cords and extensions, multiple-outlet strip, adaptors, lighting (if necessary) 

Plenty of workspace for each student