Online Class

Block of the Month 2017: Blazing Star

Get own-forever classes for less than $8 a month!
As an annual Bluprint member, you'll choose one own-forever class to add to your library each month

Build your cutting and piecing skills and create a dazzling lone star-inspired quilt.

Skill Level


What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including monthly block pattern and assembly instructions
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers from fellow classmates in our virtual classroom

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

This free online class includes a downloadable pattern and instant access to seven online lessons with the pattern designer herself, Nancy McNally. Grab the accompanying Blazing Star Quilt Kit (available below), and you’re ready to make an heirloom!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Getting Started
Meet Nancy and start class by learning about the inspiration behind the Blazing Star quilt. You'll get tips on preparing your fabric and staying organized from month to month.
2. January: Broadway Star & Ribbon Border
3. February: Marquis Diamond & Comet
4. March: Aura Star
5. April: Wild Goose Chase
6. May: Blazing Stars
7. June: Quilt Assembly

Taught by

Nancy McNally
Nancy McNally
A quilter for more than 20 years, Nancy McNally designs quilt patterns and teaches quilting throughout the U.S. Nancy's patterns are featured in many publications including Love of Quilting, Scrap Quilts, Quilter's World, Quilty and Quiltmaker. You might also recognize Nancy from her instructional quilting DVDs, or her guest appearance on the PBS TV show "Quilting Arts."

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