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Add eye-catching designs to any project with three accessible appliqué methods!

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What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Kevin Kosbab
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

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Join designer Kevin Kosbab and create a set of charming blocks using raw-edge, prepared-edge and needle-turn appliqué. First, learn how to transfer patterns to fusible web for raw-edge appliqué. Start sewing as you secure your design with zigzag stitches, and find out how to smoothly pivot around tricky curves and corners. Next, discover how to use freezer-paper appliqué techniques for crisp, clean results. Construct your templates, and follow along with Kevin to turn your edges and showcase your precision with invisible monofilament stitching. You'll also find out how to use the blind-hem stitch for a hand-sewn effect, and enjoy a detailed hand-sewing demonstration. Finally, unlock flawlessly finished edges with Kevin's stress-free methods for needle-turn appliqué. You'll finish class with the skills, confidence and inspiration to add beautiful appliqué to all your future projects!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Preparing Raw-Edge Appliqué
Meet quilter and pattern designer Kevin Kosbab as he highlights the three styles of appliqué you'll learn in class. Ease into the process with fusible raw-edge appliqué -- perfect for simple, bold shapes. See how to transfer a pattern onto fusible web before cutting and fusing the appliqué pieces. Plus, find out Kevin's trick for keeping your appliqué soft and flexible.
2. Sewing Raw-Edge Appliqué
3. Preparing Prepared-Edge Appliqué
4. Machine Sewing Prepared-Edge Appliqué
5. Hand Sewing Prepared-Edge Appliqué
6. Needle-Turn Appliqué
7. Quiltmaking & Appliqué

Taught by

Kevin Kosbab
Kevin Kosbab
Kevin Kosbab is the author of The Quilter's Appliqué Workshop and a contributing editor for Stitch magazine. His work has been featured in numerous publications, including American Patchwork & Quilting, Quilts & More and Quilter's World. Kevin is the owner and designer of Feed Dog Designs.

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