Techniques Course. Learn Something New!

Learn the basics and start your quilting hobby! For those who are new to quilting. Learn on your own schedule.

The HOW? and the WHY? of quilting basics.

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  • 1

    Becoming a Quilter

    • Terms and Lingo of Quilters
    • Tools for the Beginner - What you need to get started.
    • Choosing the Right Size Rotary Cutter for the Job
    • Reflection: 3 things a Quilter should never do.
  • 2

    Basics of Creating with Fabric

    • Fabric Prep
    • Rotary Cutting
    • 1/4 inch Seams
    • Pressing
    • Strip Piecing
    • Block Assembly
    • Borders
  • 3

    My Quilt top is done - now what?

    • Binding Tips
    • Fusible Batting Quick Tip
  • 4

    Techniques and methods in Quilting

    • Chain Piecing
    • How to Use a Seam Ripper
  • 5

    Color Study

    • Meaning and Moods of Color
    • Determining Color Value of Fabric Choices
    • Do I have a Color Identity? (Worksheet)
  • 6

    Projects

    • Rachael's Heart Pillow/Block
    • Game Day Topper