Half Square Triangle Master Class (BYOF) - 8/18/2023 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Dallas, TX

Half Square Triangle Master Class (BYOF)
Teacher: Heather Kojan
Friday, August 18, 2023
8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Code(s): H122X, J138 Hands on Workshop
Irving Convention Center
Registration Full Check at Expo for availability
Pricing Information
Session Value: 3
Price Per Session (before discount): $29.00
Materials Fee: $20.00

This skill builder class is focused on the most versatile building block in a quilter's bag of tricks, the half-square triangle. Explore a dozen ways to make half square triangles, learn the math behind it, and play with a collection of tools to help make them more quickly and accurately. Includes foundation piecing, template use, accurate 1/4-inch seams, triangle quilt math, formulas for up and down-sizing to fit your designs and working with specialty notions. Bring your own fabric; see supply list for details.


In the Janome Studio sponsored by Stitchhouse
  • Student Maximum: 20 (0 seats left)
  • Category(ies): Quiltmaking, Piecing Techniques
  • Experience Level:

    Confident beginner

  • Advance Prep:

    You can work from yardage or scraps. Choose a vairety of prints (or solids will work well too) and a background fabric (this can be a variety of fabrics).


    Look for good contrast between your prints and background fabrics.


    From both a print (or solid) fabric and a background fabric, you’ll need the following:


    (2) 4 Inch squares – so (4) squares total: 2 prints and 2 backgrounds
    (2) 5 3/4 Inch squares - (4) squares total
    (4) 8 Inch squares – (8) squares total
    (1) 4 Inch x wof strip – 2 strips total (these can be cut from fat quarters: 4 Inch x 21 Inch)
    (3) 3 Inch x wof strips – 6 strips total (these can be cut from fat quarters: 3 Inch x 21 Inch)
    (1) 3 1/2 Inch x wof strips - 2 strips total (these can be cut from fat quarters: 3 1/2 Inch x 21 Inch)
    (2) fat quarters each: print and background for creative play!

  • Supply List:

    Paper scissors, fabric scissors, small scissors or snips, straight pins, mechanical pencil, marking instrument (pen, pencil or chalk), applique pins, seam ripper, 6.5-inch square ruler, rotary cutter with a new blade and a rotary ruler.


    Note: Rotary cutting mats will be available in the classroom.


    To insure your left behind items can be returned to you, label them with your last name and email or phone number.


    For any questions about supplies, please email Heather at heatherkojan@gmail.com

  • Completion Level:

    Students will learn 10 different methods to make half square triangles.

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