All About Paper Piecing

Dark Star Fabrics Class

Betsey Plummer, Instructor

Two Saturday Afternoons
September 14 and 21, 2019
1:00 – 4:00

$30 for Both Sessions


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All About Paper PiecingFree pattern! Make this beautiful quilt in the class.

Perfect Points Made Easy

The technique of stitching directly on a drawn or printed pattern, or foundation, can help you create advanced quilt blocks with perfect points. This technique, known as paper piecing, needs to be in your quilting skillset. Learn all about it in this two-day class.

Skill Level

Confident Beginners and Up. You should be familiar with a sewing machine and possess basic quilting skills.


Betsey Plumber of Farmington has been teaching quilting for over a decade. This is her first class at Dark Star Fabrics.

When and Where

Sessions will run from 1:00 until 4:00 on two Saturday afternoons, September 14th and September 21st.

The sessions will take place in the classroom at Dark Star Fabrics, 30 Main Street, Phillips, Maine.

Fabrics and Supplies

Come with your own fabric and supplies or shop our store with your class discount*.

Please cut your fabric in advance according to the directions on the back of the pattern you will receive when you sign up. Please bring your cut fabric to the first session.

Please also bring an iron, a 6″ or 12″ add-a-quarter ruler and a small cutting mat.

In addition, please bring your regular supplies and accessories, including scissors, thread (neutral or matching), thread clippers, a rotary cutter, a seam ripper, tweezers (optional), a stiletto (optional), needles (size 90/14 works best) and pins.

Unless you will be using one of ours, please bring your sewing machine with open toe presser foot (optional).

*Dark Star Fabrics will give you a 20% discount on fabric and supplies you buy for the class.


Your one-time payment of $30 covers both sessions and includes the free pattern you will use in the class. Please pay at the start of the first session or earlier.