English Paper Piecing: Fun with Slow Stitching - 10/12/2023 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Cincinnati, OH

English Paper Piecing: Fun with Slow Stitching
Teacher: Elissa Ziccardi
Thursday, October 12, 2023
1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Code(s): C42, D58XY Hands on Workshop
Sharonville Convention Center
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Pricing Information
Session Value: 3
Price Per Session (before discount): $25.00
Materials Fee: $37.00

Stitch your way to fun as you learn the technique of English Paper Piecing and discover the joy in slow stitching as you reclaim the craft of traditional handwork. English Paper Piecing (EPP) combines paper templates and fabrics in a mix of shapes and sizes to create beautiful and unique geometric patchwork patterns. EPP is completely portable as it requires no machine, making it the perfect project to take with you virtually everywhere. In this class designed for beginners, participants will learn:

  • How to use acrylic templates to cut fabric for your shapes.
  • How to glue baste/prep your pieces for stitching.
  • How to join your pieces together achieving nearly invisible stitches.
  • How to remove the paper from your project.

Come discover the joy of EPP while learning the techniques that will allow you to enjoy this portable hobby.


  • Student Maximum: 20
  • Category(ies): Rookies and Refreshers, Fiber and Needle Arts, Just for Fun, Experienced Sewers, Quiltmaking, Embellishment, Piecing Techniques, Stretch Your Creativity
  • Experience Level:

    All are welcome

  • Supply List:
    • 28mm rotary cutter with new blade
    • Rotary ruler
    • Small scissors or snips
    • Pen for taking notes
    • Needle minder or small pin cushion
    • Any sewing notion you cannot sew without.
    • Note: Rotary cutting mats will be available in the classroom
    • Label all sewing tools with your name
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