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Online Class

Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing

Paper-piecing expert Carol Doak teaches you how to get sharp points and precise seams as she takes you step by step through four foundation-based quilt projects.

What You Get

  • 8 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including Carol's e-book "50 Little Paper Pieced Blocks," printable foundations and step-by-step instructions
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Carol Doak
  • Closed captioning available (web only)


Don't be intimidated by complex patterns and precise piecing. Award-winning quilt instructor Carol Doak will help make paper-piecing easier no matter your skill level, as she teaches the finest quilting techniques through four exciting projects. You will learn everything from the fundamentals and history of paper-piecing, to joining intricate block designs.gStart with the Bird of Paradise Block, a Craftsy-exclusive design, then apply your skills to the Sunflower Fun small wall quilt. After piecing the Star Light 9-Patch quilt, you will move on to the dramatic Mariner's Delight pattern that will test your abilities in piecing triangular units. As a class bonus, Carol's e-book "50 Little Paper-Pieced Blocks" (a $14.99 value) is included FREE!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Meet Carol Doak
Meet your instructor, Carol Doak, and learn about paper piecing.
2. Preparing Your Tools & Fabrics
3. The Bird of Paradise Block
4. Paper Piecing Tips & Tricks
5. Sunflower Fun Four-Block Quilt
6. Star Light 9-Patch Quilt
7. Mariner's Delight Compass Star Quilt
8. Creative Options

Taught by

Carol Doak
Carol Doak
Carol Doak has been teaching quilting for more than 35 years. She has traveled extensively across the globe to share her tried-and-true methods. Carol is the author of 20 quilting books with more than a million copies in print. She has designed more than 1,000 paper-pieced designs, with many featured in national magazines and TV programs. The readers of Quilter's Newsletter Magazine voted Carol Doak their "Favorite Paper Piecing Teacher." Carol's mastery of foundation paper piecing has earned her the title, "Queen of Paper Piecing." Carol is also the instructor of the Craftsy class Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing.