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Purchase this digital product and receive a link to the YouTube video of the CraftyMonkies Online Interactive Workshop featuring leading designer, tutor & craft expert Sarah Payne and her fabulous Scrappy Dresden Block class, which first aired via Zoom on Saturday 23 October 2021.


Once you have purchased this product, the PDF document you will receive contains a link to the private-access video on YouTube as well as Sarah's Template!


Introduction by Sarah:-

Dresden Plate is a traditional pattern that is loved by many. This class will show you how you can take this traditional block and give it a modern twist. Using those scraps that we all accumulate in our sewing stash, we take this old-school design and have fun with it. This 24 inch block could be the basis for a large floor cushion, the centre piece of a quilt, or just one of many blocks in a much larger project.


What You Will Learn in this Online Interactive Workshop:-

  • Working with scraps; choosing your fabric pieces and using them in a cohesive design.

  • Adding variety to your blocks.

  • Creating the Dresden plate design with scraps

  • Basic applique.

  • Cutting, pressing and finishing a block.

  • Further adventures for the Dresden Plate. What will you do with your block?


Skill Level for this Online Interactive Workshop:-

This class is perfect for beginners and assumes no previous knowledge at all.


Material requirements for this Online Interactive Workshop:-

  • Dresden plate ruler - this is not mandatory as a template can also be supplied.


Fabric requirements for this Online Interactive Workshop:-

  • A selection of scraps. If you like, you can pre-cut a few strips of 1 and 2 inch wide strips.

  • ½ m of background fabric (pre-cut four 10 ½ inch squares for the background)


Equipment Information relevant to this Online Interactive Workshop:-

  • Sewing-Machine

  • Cutting Mat, Rotary Cutter and Long Ruler (plus the Dresden Plate ruler if you have one).

  • Iron and Ironing Board


Pattern Information relevant to this Online Interactive Workshop:-

You will find Sarah's Dresden Plate template, if you need one, on page 3 of the PDF - just print it out before the class!


This class is available to view as many times as you like for 60 days FROM THE DATE OF YOUR PURCHASE


NOTE: Any short video featured in this promotional info is a Trailer and not the fully-edited version you'll gain access to via YouTube!


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Video of Workshop: Sarah Payne - Scrappy Dresden Block!

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