with Christa Watson
Online Class

Startup Project: Starry Path Quilt

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Overview

Stretch your skills as you take on your next project, the Starry Path quilt, with step-by-step guidance from expert quilter Christa Watson. Master three new foundational units — flying geese, triangle-in-square and hourglass — to create two unique star blocks. Plus, learn to quilt an all-over free-motion swirl design and get time-saving tips for strip-piecing and more. By the end of class, you’ll have an elevated skill set and a finished quilt that you can be proud of.

Details

  • beginner
  • 6 episodes
  • 2h55m

Included in this Class

1. Getting Started
32m

1. Getting Started

Meet Christa and go over everything you’ll need for your project, the Starry Path quilt. Then she shares tips for cutting both yardage and fat quarters. Plus, see how to check and correct your seam allowance early on. This way, your blocks will be the correct size.

2. Sawtooth Star Block
39m

2. Sawtooth Star Block

Piece the classic flying geese unit two at a time! Christa shows you how to mark, sew, press and cut, and add simple squares to create the Sawtooth Star block. She helps you chain piece a few blocks at a time to speed up your stitching, and shows you how to use webbing to keep your blocks together as you go.

3. Garden Path Block
31m

3. Garden Path Block

Learn how to cut and sew with the popular Tri-Recs specialty ruler that you can use in many other quilts. Find out how to properly cut and line up the pieces, add simple four-patches and solid units for a beautiful block, and save time by chain-piecing it.

1. Getting Started

1. Getting Started

2. Sawtooth Star Block

2. Sawtooth Star Block

3. Garden Path Block

3. Garden Path Block

4. Pieced Border

4. Pieced Border

5. Quilt Top Assembly

5. Quilt Top Assembly

6. Machine Quilting Swirls

6. Machine Quilting Swirls