Do you have quilt-making questions? Quilting instructor and author Laura Nownes has your answers in these video lessons! Start with Laura's advice for selecting a pattern, tools and fabric. Next, learn how to cut fabric of all sizes accurately and efficiently. With those fundamentals covered, Laura will teach you about the different types of piecing methods and how to sew an accurate quarter-inch seam. From there, find out why and how to press for success. Ready to bring your quilt to life? Learn techniques for constructing a top even if the blocks have inconsistent sizing, and get comfortable adding sashing and borders to your quilts. Then, breeze through finishing as Laura discusses quilting options and an easy binding method. You'll even find out how to care for your quilts by safely storing, washing and repairing them if necessary.
Meet Laura Nownes, the expert who will answer all your questions so you can start quilting with confidence. From picking the right pattern to choosing the right tools, Laura helps you figure out where to start!
Wondering how to select and prepare your fabric? Laura will take all the mystery out of these topics as she teaches you some helpful fabric vocabulary and tips for using pre-cut fabrics. She'll also provide answers for the age-old question of when and how to prewash your fabric.
Do you get frustrated by cutting? It's time to cut it out! Laura will help you do just that as she teaches you how to take care of your cutting tools, prepare your fabric and accurately cut pieces of all sizes.
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