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with Elizabeth Hartman
Online Class

Creative Quilt Backs

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You've spent considerable time and creative energy on the front of your quilt; make the back a work of art, too. In this FREE mini-class, renowned quilter Elizabeth Hartman, author of the popular quilting blog Oh, Fransson!, show you easy ways to create several styles of quilt backs that will complement the fronts. Whether you're a traditional quilter or lean toward modern styles, you'll find tips and techniques here that will make your finished quilts stand out. Sign up for Creative Quilt Backs today!

What You'll Learn:

* Simple calculations for planning your quilt back and determining fabric quantities

* Piecing together large-scale prints for dramatic effect

* Using a pieced strip to break up negative space

* Floating a block with the help of a scaled drawing

* Using your design wall to build a patchwork back with scraps from your stash


  • intermediate
  • 7 episodes
  • 1h16m

Included in this Class

1. Welcome to Your FREE Mini-Class!

1. Welcome to Your FREE Mini-Class!

A little information about how to use your free Craftsy class.

2. Introduction

2. Introduction

Meet your instructor, Elizabeth Hartman, author of the popular quilting blog "Oh, Fransson!"

3. Quilt Back Math

3. Quilt Back Math

Figure out how best to stack and back your quilt in this comprehensive lesson. Elizabeth goes step by step through the math needed to calculate the correct yardage.