with Winnie Fleming
Online Class

The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt

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Overview

Showcase special memories in a personalized quilt! Award-winning quilter Winnie Fleming gets you started, sharing stabilizing, sizing and cutting tips to help you turn a stack of T-shirts into fabric that'’s ready to be stitched. Next, explore fun layouts, from units of different sizes to eye-catching staggered blocks. Add color, texture and cohesion to your design with plain, pieced and slat filler strips. Whether you prefer playful or sophisticated style, fillers are an easy way to achieve the look you want! Then, construct your quilt using Winnie’s secret technique for creating crisp points and perfectly symmetrical rows. Finally, add sweet finishing touches with a range of border and backing options, and get inspired by a variety of quilting ideas.

Details

  • intermediate
  • 7 episodes
  • 2h28m

Included in this Class

1. Getting Started
22m

1. Getting Started

Meet your instructor, quilter Winnie Fleming, as you dive into any T-shirt quilt project of your choosing. Winnie shows you how to select the best fabrics and patterns for your project, helping you cut around focal points with care.

2. Preparing Your Blocks
33m

2. Preparing Your Blocks

Prep your blocks as you stabilize the fabric and cut your blocks to size. Pick up Winnie's pro tips for working with stabilizer, learn how to use an iron or a block-friendly steam press to set the glue. Next, try your hand at techniques that you might be new to, such as transferring photos onto fabric.

3. Planning Your Layout
14m

3. Planning Your Layout

Arranging the blocks can be a challenging part of T-shirt quilting, but Winnie makes it easy to create the composition that you want. Mix and match different sizes and colors until you're pleased with the configuration of your blocks and the way they draw the viewer's eye.

1. Getting Started

1. Getting Started

2. Preparing Your Blocks

2. Preparing Your Blocks

3. Planning Your Layout

3. Planning Your Layout

4. Filler Strips

4. Filler Strips

5. Putting It Together

5. Putting It Together

6. Adding the Border

6. Adding the Border

7. Finishing Options

7. Finishing Options