PATCHWORK & QUILTING
FOUNDATION, INTERMEDIATE & ADVANCED LEVEL CLASSES
LEARN HOW TO DESIGN AND MAKE BEAUTIFUL, ORIGINAL QUILTS
withthe Irish Quilt and Design Studio
By taking the part-time courses based in Cork & detailed below, two of Ireland’s most experienced teachers will guide you step-by-step through hand and machine techniques of piecing, appliqué and quilting, and the mysteries of colour and design.
1 Year Foundation course –
here you will learn the basics of patchwork & quilting and a simple design ABC to enable you to make your own, unique quilt.
2 Year Intermediate course –
this is for you if you love fabrics and sewing and maybe have a basic knowledge of patchwork and quilting. You are looking to expand your range of methods and techniques, including dyeing and printing, learn how to explore colours and images and translate these into designs and how to take a project from idea to completion.
2 Year Diploma course –
for experienced stitchers. The equivalent of a 3rdlevel course; this takes design and technique to a different level where you research a chosen theme through art and sampling and plan and create 3 major pieces of work. You also study historical and contemporary quilt-making and explore unusual materials and techniques.
On completing the Foundation course you will receive an “Irish Quilt & Design Studio” Certificate of Merit
On completing the Intermediate and Diploma courses you will receive the prestigious, internationally recognised, City and Guilds Certificates
For details please contact :
m. 086 300 2888
t. 021 45 46 478
or visit www.quiltanddesign.com