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Touch Quilts Workshop

  • 20 Jan 2024
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Maki House, 19 Leeming Drive, Nepean
  • 1


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Come and make a "Fidget, Fiddle, Touch Quilt or Sensory Activity Blanket which is a small lap quilt, mat or blanket that provides sensory and tactile stimulation for the restless or "fidgety" hands of someone with Alzheimer's or related dementia’s autism, and developmental challenges. These quilts are pieced from fabrics with a variety of textures and colors next to one another, and uses accents or simple accessories such as pockets, laces, trims, appliques, buttons, secured beads, ribbons, braids etc.

All the supplies are provided. You just need to bring your sewing machine, walking foot, scissors, pins, rotary cutter and mat, and ruler, and strong thread.

Spaces: min 4/ max 16



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