Bargello Boogie

Learn how to create a stunning quilt design that resembles the needlepoint Flame stitch pattern. In the process, you will make your design sparkle as you blend and contrast your fabrics, learn the subtleties of color, accurate rotary cutting, 1/4 stitching, pressing versus ironing, quilting designs and finishing options.

Bargello Boogie
Supply List

Let music be the source of your inspiration and begin sewing a sequential bargello wall quilt. Design, fabric choices and construction are explained and demonstrated.

  • Tape/CD player with earphones
  • Favorite music to play
  • Basic sewing kit
  • Iron, ironing board, spray starch
  • Graph paper
  • Sewing machine in good working order, manual
  • Extension cord and multiple socket outlet strip
  • Thread: 100% cotton sewing thread
  • Flannel sheet (white), Pellon or batting to pin your work to as it is created.
  • Post-Its

Fabric: 1/4 yard pieces of TWO COLOR FAMILIES:

  • TWO EACH of light, medium and dark fabrics
  • Three large active prints in the above color families

* Bring extra fabrics to play with.

Listen to your musical selection before you go fabric shopping to help create the mood your music inspires.

Willingness to play