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Colorful Scrap Quilting

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Showcase classic blocks in one gorgeous scrap quilt! Get step-by-step guidance through fun flying geese, playful orange slice appliqués and much more.

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What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Amanda Jean Nyberg
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

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Discover essential fabric-selection and piecing techniques as you create an enchanting row-by-row quilt with popular blogger Amanda Jean Nyberg! Begin with Amanda Jean's top five tips for fabric selection, and learn principles you can apply to all of your projects. Then, dive into the blocks that will make up your quilt! You'll learn high-efficiency techniques for nine-patches, snowballs, fan blades and a zipper row, and discover two simple ways to create a dynamic flying geese block. Add movement and depth to your design with hourglass blocks and a framed square row, and assemble pinwheel and shoofly blocks with tricks for half-square triangles and fussy cutting. Finally, practice appliqué two ways with orange peel blocks, and then follow along with Amanda Jean to assemble your quilt top and add stylish sashing.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Nine-Patch Row
Meet expert quilter Amanda Jean Nyberg and preview the techniques you'll learn to create a unique, fresh row quilt! Amanda starts by sharing her trusty fabric selection tips. Then learn to make your first blocks as Amanda shows you how to piece together both a framed and plain nine-patch block.
2. Snowball, Fan Blades & Zipper Rows
3. Flying Geese Row
4. Hourglass & Framed Square Rows
5. Pinwheel & Shoofly Rows
6. Apple Cake Appliqué Row
7. Putting It Together

Taught by

Amanda Jean Nyberg
Amanda Jean Nyberg
Amanda Jean Nyberg is the blogger behind Crazy Mom Quilts, and the co-author of the book Sunday Morning Quilts. She designs original patterns and fabric, and teaches at guilds, quilt shows and here on Craftsy. Amanda Jean has finished more than 260 quilts in 15 years as a quilter, and looks forward to the next 260!

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