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The Three Amigos of Quilting-KTX

The Three Amigos of Quilting

Do you love to piece, but are not confident with the whole machine quilting process? Do you have some or all of the machine quilting tools and wish you knew how and when to use them? This beginner class will help you develop your own personal quilting style and start machine quilting those tops!


Needs to have one or all of the following:

Walking foot

Stitch Regulator

Dual Feed feet

Supplies (Printer Friendly Version)

Sewing Machine – must be in good working order, cleaned and oiled before class

Foot control

Power cord

Straight Stitch throat plate (if available for your machine)

Standard throat plate for your machine (9 or 5 mm)

Slide on table or Sew Steady Table

Small brush to clean machine

Machine oil, if it came with your machine

Spool caps

Thread net (if your machine came with one)

Tool/screwdriver to change needle if needed

Note: please bring your machine manual if you are unsure how to use your machine


Class require least one of the following, but bring all that you have

  • Walking Foot

  • Your favorite Dual Feed Foot - if your machine has dual feed system

  • Stitch Regulator with any extra soles that come with it


Thread stand if you have one – do not buy for the class

Gloves such as Machingers (these performed best for me- can substitute if you have a favorite tight fitting glove of a different brand or fingertip grips)

Ballpoint pen or thin-tipped marker that will permanently mark your fabric with the class notes

1” Blue painter’s tape (3M for Multi-surfaces #2090 is my favorite)

Ruler –24’ long ruler (6” width)

2 bobbins – pick contrasting colors for each type of thread

1 filled with favorite cotton thread for quilting – same brand and weight, but different colors

1 filled with favorite polyester embroidery or quilting thread such as Isacord or Glide – but different colors

Free Motion Slider or Sew Slip (bring double stick tape if required by the product)

Scissors for snipping threads

Scissors for cutting fabric

Needle and thread – OR - favorite quilter’s safety pins for basting the three layers together


Machine Needles:

9 mm machines

Jeans 90/14


5 mm machines

Jeans 80/12


Thread List:     

1 spool of favorite cotton quilting thread, same weight and brand as one of the bobbins

1 spool of favorite polyester embroidery or quilting thread, same weight and brand as one of the bobbins


Fabric List:

NOTE - If you normally prewash your quilt fabrics, please bring prewashed fabric to the class.

Please iron all fabric before coming.  Use spray starch or sizing when ironing.

Pick fabric that you will be able to see the pen markings on.

There needs to be strong contrast between the fabric and the threads you bring

2 – 1 yard pieces of light colored fabric or muslin with little or no print



Brand and loft is your choice

2 – 23 x 38” pieces



There are 2 books required for this class:

Machine Quilting With Style: From Walking-foot Wonders to Free-motion Favorites by Christa Watson


Free-motion Quilting Idea Book by Amanda Murphy


Note: Please have supplies cut and ready to use when class starts. There is no extra time built into this class for cutting the above supplies.

Skill Level:
Needs to have one or all of the following: Walking foot Stitch Regulator Dual Feed feet
Teri Hall

The Three Amigos of Quilting-KTX

$ 75.00
Includes Class Workbook

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