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Online Class

Diamond Quilt Designs

Let the quilt be your canvas – create beautiful, mosaic quilts using instructor Jan Krentz’s diamond motif techniques.

What You Get

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

Overview

Learn 45-degree diamond cutting techniques and fabric selection tips that you’ll use in composing and constructing diamond braids, chevron diamonds and painterly single diamond quilt tops. Create a design wall with a diamond grid to evaluate your fabric selection and perfect the flow and value transition of your quilt, or to admire your work. Enroll now in Diamond Quilt Designs and soon diamonds will be your new best friend. Bonus: Jan's e-book "Quick Diamond Quilts & Beyond" is included free!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction
28:51
Meet Jan Krentz, who'll get you started on your diamond quilting adventure by showing you how to cut your fabric and evaluate possibilities on the design wall.
2. Setup & Preparation
15:10
3. Diamond Braid Design
27:34
4. Diamond Braid Construction
19:30
5. Chevron Diamond Design
11:47
6. Design Inspiration
12:48
7. Single Diamond Design
19:32
8. Single Diamond Layout
23:27
9. Single Diamond Assembly
20:34
10. Bonus - Quilt Showcase
08:09

Taught by

Jan Krentz
Jan Krentz
Winner of the 1998 Teacher of the Year award from The Professional Quilter magazine, Jan Krentz is a nationally recognized quilt instructor, designer and author of Quick Star Quilts & Beyond, Quick Diamond Quilts & Beyond and more.