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You Can Quilt It! Strategies for Custom Quilting

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From motif selection to stencils and stitching, gain the skills to enhance any project with beautiful machine quilting!

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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 Debby Brown
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

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  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.


Whether you're struggling to quilt your 2015 Block of the Month quilt top, working on a project of your own or in need of inspiring machine-quilting ideas, expert Debby Brown will show you the foolproof methods you need to achieve gorgeous quilting. First, create a quilting plan and discover essential tips for wrangling large, unwieldy projects on any size machine. Then, find out how to pick a main theme and minor motifs to complement your quilt and create corresponding stencils that will make precise results a cinch. Explore versatile designs and smart techniques that will help you expertly navigate intricate piecing, small areas and appliqué, and learn how to achieve evenly spaced motifs on your sashing and borders. Finally, Debby will walk you through a range of options for background quilting, from subtle and sophisticated to bold and distinctive.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction & Quilting Options
Congratulations on successfully finishing your 2015 Block of the Month quilt! Whether you're new to machine quilting or looking for specific ways to make this quilt shine, instructor Debby Brown has helpful tips on how to carefully plan your quilting and create a bank of unique design ideas.
2. Working With Large Quilts
3. Making Design Decisions
4. Quilting the Patchwork & Appliqué Blocks
5. Feathers
6. Borders & Sashing
7. Background Quilting

Taught by

Debby Brown - Instructor
Debby Brown - Instructor
Debby Brown has been quilting for more than two decades, and she’s been teaching for almost as long. Debby travels the world as a Handi Quilter educator, and she has lectured at numerous quilt shows, including the International Quilt Festival in Houston, the International Quilt Show Dubai, and the American Quilter’s Society.

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