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Dragon Reader - Book Sling Pattern


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  • Binding

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The materials listed are for the Applique version of the Book Sling. For the 'Days of Yore' Panel version please refer to the photos above. The Dragon Reader is an applique or Panel Book Sling sewing pattern. All you need is a double Curtain rod and a little wall space for this guy! The Applique features 'Thor' our fun dragon and word READ to encourage those little ones to pick a book from the sling! The fabric used is 'Days of Yore' designed by Sue Marsh for RJR Fabrics. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Machine Sewing Basic Ironing, Quilting, Binding Machine or Hand Applique

Supplies Needed

  • 2/3 yard Green Scales
  • 3/4 yard Backing
  • 1/8 yard Pink Scales

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Whistlepig Creek Productions
Whistlepig Creek Productions
"Though you wouldn't expect it from the fun, quirky illustrations she is known for, Sue Marsh possesses a background in software engineering. This highly technical background provided her with the ideal skill-set for quilt and pattern design. After 15 years working in the information industry as a software engineer, she decided to make her passionate hobby a fulltime venture and launched Whistlepig Creek Productions, her pattern design company. Whistlepig Creek has found great success in its 10 year history, with an extensive website and mail-order business thriving. "I use math-especially trigonometry and geometry-more in quilting than in software developement!" Since she was a child, Sue Marsh has always been drawing characters. Her hand-drawn illustrations reflect a sense of youthfulness, whimsy and fun. Sue has a background in fabric design, having created multiple lines of fabric for RJR Fabrics. Sue's fun, lighthearted collections of novelty prints appeal to both kids and the young-at-heart!"