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Monet's Water Lilies

Create your own piece of art with fabric. The 3-D water lilies are fun and easy to make , but look realistic enough to be in the pond. Learn to sew an oval border.

Size: 16" x 14"
Time to Complete: 5 - 6 hours

Needs List - Tools

  • Required pattern ($5.00/each)*
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • White marking pencil*
  • Blue water soluble pen*
  • Cutting Board / Rotary cutter / ruler
  • Appliqué / straw needles*
  • Appli-bond needles*
  • Embroidery floss for the leaves and stamens (green,brown and yellow)
  • Thread to match fabrics
  • Glue-baste-it or glue stick (optional)*
  • Yellow glass seed beads*
  • HeatNBond ultra hold iron on Adhesive (no substitutions): 1/2 yd*

* These products will be available for purchase in class.

Needs List - Fabrics

  • Background: (water) 1/3 yd
  • Large lily: 1/8 yd.
  • Small lilies: scraps, 2 shades
  • Borders/Bindings: 1/2 yd
  • Lily Pads: 1/8 yd.

Sewing machines are not needed. An iron and ironing surface would be very helpful.

Complete kits for the Water Lilies are available in class for $25.00. The kit includes the pattern, all fabrics, including borders, binding and background. Also included are the Heat N Bond, glass beads and embroidery floss.

Kits are highly recommended. They allow the student to complete more in class. Please let me know how many kits you need in advance.

Joan Shay
17568 SE 121st Circ
Summerfield, FL. 34491
contact: email / 352-307-5278