321: Low Volume Quilts and Bag Making Basics

In this episode, we talk about using paper piecing for basic quilt units, and specialty rulers vs regular rulers (and how they are different from templates). This episode is brought to you by QT Fabrics!

The quilt hanging behind us is Lynn’s log cabin quilt, featuring low volume fabrics.

Tips and links for this episode:

  • Here’s a better look at the low-volume fabrics we show on the show:

  • Atkinson Designs has a variety of bag patterns
  • Sara Lawson at Sew Sweetness has both patterns and video classes for bag making
  • By Annie sells Soft n Stable and a variety of hardware for bag making
  • Pam recommends The Bag Making Bible to get familiar with bag making basics
  • The pattern that Lynn used for her tote with the uneven handles is from a back issue of McCall’s Quilting
  • The Diva Wallet is a great wallet pattern from Sew Many Creations


  • Today’s episode was brought to you by QT Fabrics, so you can imagine and create!


Author: Pam

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