Skip Navigation Website Accessibility

Mariner's Compass

Make a Mariner's Compass using this technique by Robin Ruth!  The class will be showing how to use her special ruler to create the OctoCompass- a Mariner's Compass that finishes square-- perfect for a pillow in your sewing room!


Supply list
Sewing machine + manual
rotary cutter (available in-store, no need to bring mat)
full bobbins
thread snips
Olfa 6" x 24" ruler with long 60-deg line (in middle of ruler works best) or Robin Ruth's Angle Ruler (available in-store)
Robin Ruth's Mariner's Compass- FAT ROBIN 16 pt Compass Book and Ruler Combo (available in-store)

Please cut fabric into these strips before arriving to class

Fabric Requirements (one strip of each):
*Background: 3 1/2" x WOF
*Point 1: 2 1/4" x WOF
*Point 2: 3" x WOF
*Point 3: 4" x WOF
*Center: two 5" squares
*Two 4 3/4" squares of background fabric

Skill Level:
Skill Details:
Cancellation Policy Thank you for signing up for a class at Not Your Mama’s Quilt Store. Due to the high number of late-notice cancellations, our cancellation policy has been updated: In the case that you are unable to attend the class, you must cancel at least 5 days prior to class date for a FULL refund. If you cancel 3-5 days prior to class, there is a 50% forfeiture fee deducted from your class fee. You may choose to transfer to another class if available, with a $20 transfer fee plus additional registration fee if applicable. If you cancel less than 3 days prior to class, your class fee is 100% forfeited. Transfer to another class is not available with less than a 3 day cancellation.
Instructor Name:
Lori Gutzmann
Instructor Bio:
Lori Gutzmann

Mariner's Compass

$ 45.00