Turn inviting patterns into gorgeous projects with legendary quilter Eleanor Burns. Discover Eleanor's traditional techniques as well as tips for using the AccuQuilt GO! Fabric Cutter to streamline your projects! Make the timeless Flower Basket wall hanging as you assembly-line sew your blocks, add setting triangles and complete your project with raw-edge machine-appliqué flowers. Bring the Garden Walk quilt to life with tips for chain-piecing efficiently, making perfectly flat four-patches and creating a flawless folded border. Breeze through the Geese in the Garden quilt as you easily create flying geese with perky peaks, lovely machine-appliqué flowers and meandering bias vines. Plus, apply bias binding to a striking scalloped border. Enjoy quickly creating elegant quilts with Eleanor Burns!
Meet your instructor, television personality and AccuQuilt spokeswoman Eleanor Burns. Get a sneak peek of the three quilts you'll have the opportunity to make in class, and start learning the basics of how to cut fabric with the AccuQuilt GO! die cutter. Eleanor shares advice on how to choose fabrics before helping you start the Flower Basket quilt.
Now that your Flower Basket blocks are ready, it's time to cut and sew the surrounding setting triangles. Eleanor shares helpful cutting and measuring techniques before demonstrating easy, efficient methods for sewing your block pieces together. Learn how to zip flower fabric pieces through the AccuQuilt GO! to create beautiful, simple appliqué pieces, and sew them on as you complete this sweet, beginner-friendly quilt.
Dive into your second project, a Garden Walk quilt that incorporates four-patches and accompanying triangles that merge to create a bright flower design. Eleanor demonstrates both traditional and AccuQuilt GO! methods for cutting your fabric, and shares engaging tutorials for assembling and chain-piecing your triangle units.