English paper piecing is a great way to keep the integrity of your shapes while sewing or to put together smaller quilt units like hexagons on the go. By using cardstock, temporary glue, and the stab stitch method, you can take the pieces on the go with you to work on whenever you have a spare moment. This quilting technique does take some time, but you will be so proud of your work when it’s complete. A lot of quilters find that English paper piecing is one of the very few quilting techniques that they can take with them wherever they go and many put together a cute little wallet with all of the essentials. Perhaps learning how to do this quilting technique will inspire you to do the same!
About English Paper Piecing
In this quilting video, the Fons & Porter staff show you how to English paper piece. If you’re looking for another quilting video tutorial on a particular technique, check out our Sew Easy lessons to find it there.