Quilted Memo Board, and Mounting a Quilt on Canvas
Nov26

Quilted Memo Board, and Mounting a Quilt on Canvas

As promised, here’s another quick gift to make from quilted scraps! Enter the quilted memo board, with a tutorial for mounting a quilt on a stretched canvas. I’ve been considering how best to use the canvases I’ve been gifted from my kids various art projects at school.  Let me say that my daughter is amazing artist, but her medium is not painting, especially painting at age 6, so she fully endorsed my re-use of this...

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How to Make Turned Edge Applique Circles
Nov19

How to Make Turned Edge Applique Circles

Learn to make turned edge applique circles, used in the Delectable Warnings pattern from Simply Moderne #19.

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Make a Wonky Pieced Christmas Tree Quilt Covered in Buttons!
Nov12

Make a Wonky Pieced Christmas Tree Quilt Covered in Buttons!

I finally did it – used ALL the gold buttons in my button box that I’ve inherited over the years.  In this video, I show how I used foundation piecing to make the wonky improv-pieced tree (using a piece of foundation fabric), calculated the math for the side setting triangles, and then attached the buttons to make the garland for the Christmas tree quilt. If somehow you don’t have a ton of buttons and you want to...

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Thread Sketching – Quilting Tutorial
Nov05

Thread Sketching – Quilting Tutorial

This week we’re bringing you an oldie but a goodie from the YouTube vault! This video on thread sketching was done back in 2017 in partnership with QT Fabrics, but the project sheet they used for shops is out of print so we can show this publicly on our channel now. The technique is still valid without the specific project sheet, so take a look and see if you can apply this thread sketching technique to one of your quilting...

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How to Bind a Quilt by Machine
Oct29

How to Bind a Quilt by Machine

Get all the details and tips for binding a quilt by machine.

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Cheap and Easy Design Wall for Quilting
Oct15

Cheap and Easy Design Wall for Quilting

Learn an inexpensive alternative to a quilting design wall.

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