Halfway to the Holidays: Bat Moon Rising Quilt Top

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with Trish Herbers
Cost: $60 + supplies
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner

Get ready for cool autumn nights and Halloween frights with this fabulous quilt! Curved piecing is ideal for bat wings, giving them their characteristic shape. Students will master curved piecing without pinning with the help of the Mini Quick Curve Ruler.

Prerequisites: All students must be comfortable rotary cutting and using a sewing machine.

Class supplies must be purchased from Silk Road Textiles, either in store or through the SRT Online Marketplace. By using our high quality products, you know that you have the right tools and fibers to set you up for success, and we are able to keep our class prices down.

Fabric Requirements: 
   Four (4) assorted black fat quarters for bats
   One (1) silver/white/gold fat quarter for moon
   2.25 yards background fabric

Other supplies needed: 
   QCR Mini Ruler
    Mini Wonderful Curves Book
    thread (50 or 60 wt. cotton) for piecing
    rotary cutter and mat (a 45mm cutter is best for cutting curves with the QCR Mini)
    long rotary cutting ruler (6.5"x24" is a good size) - Long rulers, rotary cutters and mats are available in the classroom to use as well
    sewing machine and basic sewing supplies like snips and pins

Pre-class homework (so we can get started cutting curves right away): 
     From each black fat quarter, cut six (6) 5.5" squares for a total of 24 squares. Cut squares in half diagonally to make 48 triangles.
     From the silver/white/gold fat quarter, four (4) 5" squares and one (1) 4" square.