A wonderful way to introduce quilting to the next generation, this book teaches novice crafters the skills necessary to send them on their way to fabulous finished quilts. The projects are specially selected for young quilters and feature detailed instructions and convenient, inexpensive precut fabrics. The simple, contemporary designs will ensure success for the beginner quilter and help instill a lifelong passion for the craft.
With simple instructions for beginners and insider techniques for quilting veterans, this book walks stitchers through the process of making a quilt with the aid of step-by-step photographs. Focusing on a one-block pattern, this book shows how a simple motif can be transformed into varied and complex designs. Detailed advice on picking fabrics and the best quilt-making supplies are also included in this crafter's resource.
Turn one easy block into a colorful menagerie. Create rows of bright and happy diamonds by simply turning one block around in different directions-you'll see something new every time! To make it even simpler, you can use 20 colorful fat eighths to create the finished look. The skill level of the project is Easy, and the finished size is 40" x 48".
This is a fast and easy pattern designed to complete the top in a weekend. You can showcase a favorite fabric collection. Each block has only 4 pieces making for fast construction. The blocks are framed with a simple sashing that leads into a border of the same fabric. The edges are finished with a contrasting flange inserted as you add the binding. This quick and easy quilt has a trendy edge that will inspire many quilts and classes.
This leaflet is part of a collection of projects made with Jody Houghton's art panels. This second installment contains four fast-and-easy projects that include Jody's sentiment art panels that use words and are inspirational. The patterns are designed so that the different panels can be interchanged and, because they come in standard sizes, there are endless possibilities for using them.
Explore all the possibilities you have when you work with fabric panels with this guide. Learn to Quilt with Panels takes quilters on a creative journey showing them step by step how to use panels in quilts or as design elements simply by cutting them apart and incorporating them into quilt setting. This book shows options the quilter may not have thought of and also teaches how to start with an idea, then graph and design it, actually do the math,...
A simple yet oh-so-precious quilt any little one will love!With the addition of a striking 36" x 44" panel and a flange around the edges, this simple baby quilt is taken to the next level! Make it in complementary colors for a girl or boy to snuggle with as they drift off to sleep or admire while it hangs on their wall. Finished quilt is 42" x 52".Skill Level: Easy
A great quilt for your favorite floral fabric. Four-Patch and Snowball blocks make a perfect trellis to show off a lovely floral fabric collection. The oversized setting triangles make for easy construction and squaring up. This pattern was originally published in the spring 2015 issue of Quilter's World magazine. Finished size is 58 1/2" x 75 1/2".
Now you can create a personalized mug rug of your choosing. It's as easy as 1,2,3. Pick out the background of your choice, select an applique motif, and decide if you'd like to add a sentiment. Just think of all the options you have when you allow yourself to be creative. You'll find everything you need to make countless combinations in Learn to Make Quilted Mug Rugs. Mix and match is all it takes to create your own personalized mug rugs.
Linked chains and demure tones make an intriguing bed quilt or throw. Just 2 simple blocks set on the diagonal give you the illusion of an interlinking chain. This is the perfect pattern to showcase any beautiful fabric and a couple of coordinates. Any confident beginner will be able to finish this pattern in a jiff! Finished size is 56" x 78". Skill Level: Easy
This leaflet is part of a collection of projects made with Jody Houghton's art panels. This first installment contains four designs that include Jody's ladies and cute sayings made into unique wall hangings-perfect for gifts. Each project is easy to make in no time, and the patterns are designed so that the different panels can be interchanged with others. There are endless possibilities for using these panels because they come in standard sizes.