English Paper Piecing: Clamshell Pillow

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Saturday March 16

9:30 AM  –  12:30 PM

Held at the Kenosha Public Museum. 

If you have some English paper piecing experience and want to try something more challenging, try this little clam shell project. Make a pillow top using pre-cut paper templates and your favorite fabric scraps. This is a lovely hand work project your friends will admire. The project kit is $15 paid to the instructor the day of the workshop (cash or check). Supply list is listed below: 


Teacher will supply a kit including papers, template, threads and needles.

To make a small 10” pillow:

Assorted fabric squares for 21 clam shells (you can cut 4 shells from one 6” square)

½ yard fabric for pillow (front, behind quilting and back)

12” square of low loft batting

1/8 yard fabric for binding if used

10” pillow form Scissors Pencil Rotary cutter, ruler and cutting mat

(Sewing machine, only if you are a very fast worker!)