Renegade Thread Play Coloring Class - the Next Step

Class description


Renegade Thread Play is a techniques classes where the student learns how Melinda sews through layers of fusible web, while adding highlights, shadow and detail to here award winning quilts.

Learn how to master your machine while doing free motion quilting. Melinda has lots of tricks that help you feel more confident about doing free motion quilting.  We are breaking all the rules while adding color and design to our flowers.

There is a $45 kit that helps speed up class so you get the most out of the experince.


KIT $ 45 

Complete Kit includes: 

  • Thread play workbooks (25 pages) ,

  • "Pansy“ flower pattern to start in class and complet at home. 

  • A package of assorted fabric shapes that are allready fused and cut out.

  • 3 spools of Sulky 30-40 weight rayon thread plus

  • the right needle.


Note to Program Chairs:

Sewing Machine must be in good working order.

Know how to work your machine before you get to class or you will have a difficult time in class.


Supply List


  • 3 yards of Steam A Seam 2 the yard or in packages. 

  • 1 yard of Black fabrics  

  • A low loaf cotton batting cut to 22" x 36"

  • Jean Denim or Top Stitch sewing machine needles, size 80/12 or   90/14. 

  • 6 medium size safety pins to hold your quilt layer.

  • Quilting gloves.

  •  sharp scissors .

  • Straight pins,

  • white chalk pencil,

  • Teflon pressing sheet. 

  •  Paper and pen to take notes.     

  •  Free motion foot that you know how to attacke it. 

  •  Know how to drop your feed dogs on your machine 

  •  Extra bobbins 

  •  Manual 

  • Table extension for your sewing machine