Instructor: Ron Ortega – Della Porta Kite using Half-Square Triangles

Day & Time: Saturday 9:00 AM into Sunday, Class #8 (Day and a half class)

Cost: $60.00

Description: You will learn a simple, low tech technique for developing symmetrical designs using half-square triangles. The class will be entirely black and white with emphasis on pattern creation. Each student will create their own unique design. You will then learn a technique for mass producing the half-square triangles necessary to make a 40” square Della Porta kite. The most difficult part of the class will be deciding which design to complete.

What to bring: sewing machine, notions, 12”x8” and 24”x36” cutting mats, roller cutter, rulers, open toe appliqué foot, ¼” piecing foot

Experience level: Beginner on up


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