with Amy Gibson
Online Class

Learn to Quilt: Cozy Throw Quilt

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Overview

Join quilter and designer Amy Gibson and experience the thrill of transforming fabric into a perfectly pieced, beautifully quilted project! Begin with must-have tips for fabric selection and find out Amy's trick for ripping your backing fabric quickly and accurately. Learn how to efficiently strip-piece panels to create dynamic blocks, and assemble your quilt top with strategies for cutting, pressing and squaring up. You'll add sashing and discover foolproof ways to baste a quilt sandwich. Finally, find out how to use your walking foot to add quilting and finish with crisp binding. Before you know it, you'll have completed your cozy throw quilt!

Details

  • beginner
  • 6 episodes
  • 2h11m

Included in this Class

1. Selecting & Preparing Fabric
13m

1. Selecting & Preparing Fabric

Meet expert quilter Amy Gibson and preview the cozy throw quilt you'll make in class. In this first lesson, Amy shows you how to select fabric to maximize contrast and visual interest. Plus, discover a simple trick for ripping your backing fabric quickly and accurately!

2. Strip Piecing
30m

2. Strip Piecing

Learn how to create dynamic blocks efficiently with Amy's simple strip piecing technique. In addition, you'll gain a better understanding of how to effectively cut, press and square up your blocks.

3. Sashing & Borders
25m

3. Sashing & Borders

Once your blocks are made, it's time to piece them together and finish your quilt top! Learn how to experiment with alternative layouts for your blocks. Then, practice adding sashing, which will give your blocks definition and make your quilt bigger!

1. Selecting & Preparing Fabric

1. Selecting & Preparing Fabric

2. Strip Piecing

2. Strip Piecing

3. Sashing & Borders

3. Sashing & Borders

4. Creating Sandwiches & Designs

4. Creating Sandwiches & Designs

5. Quilting the Throw

5. Quilting the Throw

6. Adding a Machine Binding

6. Adding a Machine Binding