Cristina De Miranda – Orion’s Spur

Fundamentals of Foundation Paper Piecing

May 8, 2021, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. via Zoom
Duration: 5 hours (20-Minute Break Included)

Learn the fundamentals of foundation paper piecing, including reading and preparing templates, various ways of cutting yardage, optimizing yardage, and how to sew and assemble templates with success. Students will apply various techniques to the class project: a wall quilt (24” square) of Ships & Violins’ newest pattern, Orion’s Spur. Students should not expect to finish the project during the workshop.

Registration is now closed.

Orion’s Spur

Registration Fee: $12, which covers the cost of the pattern. Patterns will be ordered by FFAA and distributed to students prior to the workshop. For more information, email

Alberta Foundation for the Arts

FFAA activities are supported by grants from AFA and by funds raised through AGLC.