Tag: quilt blocks

Animal Quilts for Animal Lovers

Who doesn’t love a quilt? I suppose they exist, but they don’t know what they’re missing! Quiltmaking is an art that brings people together and is often more than a fulfilling hobby, but a passion that forms communities and follows families through the generations. Quiltmakers are enthusiastic about quilts and quiltmaking, but they have other affections, as…

BLOCK Friday: Art Quilts

Have you been to an art museum lately? If the answer is no, I highly encourage you take a visit sometime in the near future. You won’t regret it. I know I’ve said it one hundred times before, but as a quilter, you’re an artist. You’ve got an eye for beauty, and creativity comes naturally…

You Can Piece Curves!

Is there a quilt pattern you’d love to make, but you shy away because it involves curved piecing?  Take heart, curves are not scary at all when you know how!   In this Craft Daily class, Jodie Davis teaches you two ways to sew perfect curves; one the traditional pieced route and the other paper piecing.…

Album Cross Quilt Blocks Quilting Video & Download

The album cross quilt block is a traditional quilt block that appears in countless patterns. However, a common issue with the block that many quilters come across is having uneven “dog ears” when they make the block. In this Sew Easy tutorial, Fons & Porter Sewing Specialist, Colleen Tauke, shows you how to use the…

Sew Easy Apple Core Piecing Quilting Video

Apple Core Piecing Quilting Video

Apple core piecing makes a beautiful quilt. Don’t let the curved pieces deter you. By using the Fons & Porter Apple Core Template and an easy technique to sew along the curve, you’ll have a finished quilt in no time! About Apple Core Piecing Suggested Quilt Patterns Using This Technique: Core Connection Quilt, To the Core…