with Gail Kessler
Online Class

Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills

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Overview

Whether you're renewing your love of quilting, or making a quilt for the first time, shop owner and instructor Gail Kessler is here to guide you to success. In Gail's class, you'll receive four accessible quilt patterns, and learn all the skills you need to bring them to life! You'll go step-by-step through how to choose fabrics and a quilt design, cut and piece precisely, and press for crisp results. Add sashing and borders, sandwich and baste your quilt, then finish with a label to tell the world what you've created. Gail's enthusiasm and expertise make this class fun to watch and easy to follow.

Details

  • beginner
  • 11 episodes
  • 3h17m

Included in this Class

1. Welcome to Your Free Mini-Class!
1m

1. Welcome to Your Free Mini-Class!

Learn how free Craftsy classes are different from paid ones, what "student-led participation" is, and the nifty features of all Craftsy classes.

2. Introduction
4m

2. Introduction

Meet Gail Kessler, your guide to the wonderful world of quilting! She'll tell you a little about herself and give you an animated tour of the parts of a quilt.

3. Getting Started
10m

3. Getting Started

Before you begin, you'll need to choose a design and the fabrics to make it. Gail also shows you the essential supplies and tools you need for your quilting workspace.

1. Welcome to Your Free Mini-Class!

1. Welcome to Your Free Mini-Class!

2. Introduction

2. Introduction

3. Getting Started

3. Getting Started

4. Preparing & Cutting Fabric

4. Preparing & Cutting Fabric

5. Laying Out the Design

5. Laying Out the Design

6. Sewing & Pressing

6. Sewing & Pressing

7. Sashing & Borders

7. Sashing & Borders

8. Layering & Basting

8. Layering & Basting

9. Tying & Machine Quilting

9. Tying & Machine Quilting

10. Hand Quilting

10. Hand Quilting

11. Binding & The Quilt Label

11. Binding & The Quilt Label