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Wednesday, November 9, 2022
7:00pm - 8:00pm (Arizona Time)
You've probably heard the acronym EPP a dozen times or have heard people mention English Paper Piecing. But what is EPP and why is it so popular? In this lecture I will explain to you what EPP is and why it is so great! I might even turn you into an EPP fan.
I'm Lesley and I'm the owner of Hummingbird Lane Fabrics in Gilbert. I have always been a lover of fabrics. I used to go into Joann's and touch all the fabrics but I never bought any because I didn't know how to sew. I got into quilting about 10 years ago when a co-worker of mine brought in some of her quilts to show me. I used to think quilting was just a bunch of squares in dull or brown fabrics so I had zero interest. It wasn't until she brought in her quilts that my perspective was forever changed. Her work was beautiful and used bright and bold fabrics and I fell in love instantly. I bought a $100 machine on Amazon, took a beginning sewing class to learn how to use the machine and then a beginning quilting class and the rest is history. I learned to EPP pretty early on. I'm a fidgeter so this was the perfect thing for me to do when sitting on the couch at night watching TV. It's also great for traveling!
Only registered members will be admitted.
Registration is limited to 300
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