Materials List for Collage Appliqué Fish Project


A variety of plain and patterned pieces of fabric in colors suitable for fish pattern. Hand dyes and batiks are good. Colors to match your photo if bringing own photo. 

     Larger piece of fabric for background and border (if doing one.)

     Suitable size piece of batting.

      ½ yard of Pellon Tru-grid 

Assorted thread colors to match fish and background 

     If using your own photo bring 8 x 10” color enlargement.

Aleene’s Tacky Glue

Small jam jar type lid to hold glue.  Glue spreader. [I can provide spreader] 

Fabric scissors and small sharp embroidery scissors


Chalk marking pencil or tool.

Black sharpie marker, fine point.

Sewing machine with free motion quilting foot

Safety pins for basting