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Strip Smart Quilting - Susan Thorup

Make stunning quilts with a super-easy triangle technique using the Creative Grids 90 degree Double-Strip Ruler®. The technique for our Chestnut Street model works well with other designs in the books Strip-Smart Quilts and Strip-Smart Quilts II by Kathy Brown.

Pattern: provided in class if you are making a quilt like the Chestnut Street model displayed. Or select a pattern from the books Strip Smart or Strip Smart II, both by Kathy Brown.

Fabric requirements:
For the Chestnut Street version:
1 Jelly Roll or at least 30 strips 2½” x WOF
2½ yards background

90 Degree Strip Set Ruler from Creative Grids

Cutting preparation before class:
Cut your background fabric into accurate 2 ½” strips, equal to the number of print strips you are using.

Sewing Supplies:
Sewing machine - well oiled in good working order with a new needle.  Quarter-inch presser foot is helpful!
Presencia or Mettler cotton threads and threaded bobbins
Seam Fix Seam Ripper
Olfa 45mm Rotary Cutter with Sharp Blade
Creative Grids basic ruler and mat
Quarter-inch presser foot is helpful!
11½” square ruler from Creative Grids can be helpful. You may wait until class time to see if you need it.

Click HERE for the Supply List.
Cost: $ 20.00
Instructor:Susan Thorup