T Shirt Quilt

Led by Guild Member Sandie Kowalchuk

November 3, 2018

Bay Shore/ Brightwaters Library

Important note: Participants are to choose 

ONE of the two block sizes that follow.  

One is for 12” blocks for smaller t shirts 

and the other for 14” adult sized T-shirts. 

Participants must complete the “homework “ before coming to class. 

This includes watching the YouTube video accessible by following the link 

at the bottom of each list. 


Material List for 12” Block Quilt

 

Block layout:  3 x 4

Finished size:  58 x 72

 

Materials

 

T-shirts12

 

Lightweight fusible interfacingAmple to cover the blocks – 5 yds

 

Bright fabric (cornerstones)¼ yd.

 

Medium fabric (sashing)1 yd.

 

Print/Theme fabric (border & binding)½ yds.

 

Backing (Pick one)3 ½ yds. Home machine quilting 

3 2/3 yds. Longarm machine quilting

 

BattingTwin size (72 x 90)

 

Iron & Ironing board

Sewing Machine

Quilting tools – Mat, rotary cutter, thread, pins, scissors, etc.

 

Cutting Table

 

FabricStripsPiece SizesQty. to Cut

 

Sashing​             11​      3” x W​       31 @ 12 ½” L

Cornerstones           2​      3” x WOF​    20 @ 3” sq.

Border                6​   5 ½” x WOF

Binding               7​    2 ½” x WOF(Sew together for continuous binding.)

 

• WOF = Width Of Fabric.  All measurements based on 42” width.

 

Local sources for fusible interfacing

Sew What’s New.          Pellon SF101 Shape-Flex20”W

Pieceful QuiltingPellon 950F ShirTailor​           20”W

Joann Fabric Stor.  Pellon P44F​      20”W

 

Before coming to class

1) Watch the video and prepare your t-shirts. 
3) Cut the sashing
4) Cut the cornerstones
5) Cut the border strips

 

Sandie Kowalchuk

H (631) 234-1999

C (631) 455-1590


Material List for 14” Block Quilt

 

Block layout:  3 x 4

Finished size:  64 x 80

 

Materials

 

T-shirts12

 

Lightweight fusible interfacingAmple to cover the blocks – 6 ½ yds

 

Bright fabric (cornerstones)¼ yd.

 

Medium fabric (sashing)1 ½ yds.

 

Print/Theme fabric (border & binding)¾ yds.

 

Backing (pick one)4 yds. Home machine quilting

5 yds. Longarm machine quilting

 

BattingTwin size (72 x 90)

 

Iron & Ironing board

Sewing machine

Quilting tools – Mat, rotary cutter, thread, pins, scissors, etc.

 

Cutting Table

 

FabricStripsPiece SizesQty. to Cut

 

Sashing​            163” x WOF *31 @ 14 ½” L

Cornerstones          2​   3” x WOF20 @ 3” sq.

Border               75 ½” x WOF

Binding​               82 ½” x WOF(Sew together for continuous binding.)

 

• WOF = Width Of Fabric.  All measurements based on 42” width.

 

Local sources for fusible interfacing

Sew What’s NewPellon SF101 Shape-Flex20”W

Pieceful Quilting​   Pellon 950F ShirTailor.          20”W

Joann Fabric Store Pellon P44F​     20”W

 

Before coming to class:

1) Watch the video and prepare your t-shirts. 
3) Cut the sashing
4) Cut the cornerstones
5) Cut the border strips

 

Sandie Kowalchuk

H (631) 234-1999

C (631) 455-1590