Episode 1601: Cottage Baskets – Watch now on QNNTV.com
In this episode, learn a special piecing technique for accurate basket blocks and watch a demonstration for symmetrical basket handles. Cottage Baskets is featured in Love of Quilting September/October 2010.
Episode 1603: Serge Your Quilt – Watch now on QNNTV.com
Sewing educator Pam Mahshie share with Marianne her techniques to make a quilt using a serger.
Episode 1606: Home to Roost – Watch now on QNNTV.com
Fabric designer Renee Nanneman shares with Marianne her 3-D applique method using her new fabric line, Home to Roost. Click here to visit NeedlLove.com
Marianne and Mary demonstrate Liz’s technique for cutting pre-pieced 60-degree triangles from strip sets. Twirling Triangles is featured in Love of Quilting July/August 2010.
Episode 1609: Valiant Eagle – Part II – Watch now on QNNTV.com
Marianne and Mary demonstrate how to make pinwheel blocks and flying geese units using special rulers. Valiant Eagle is featured in Love of Quilting July/August 2010.
Sewing educator Pam Mahshie shares with Marianne how she made decorative panels for a Drunkard’s Path block. Click here to download this episode’s pattern!
Today’s program we’re working with some pretty challenging patchwork. It’s not half-square triangles, it’s not a nine-square unit, it’s something much more involved – but if you take the time and make the right steps in the process you’ll end up with a beautiful, intricate quilt. On today’s program you will learn how to cut diamonds from a strip, how to make an eight-pointed star unit, and how to work with set in seams. Montana Hearth is featured in Love of Quilting November/December 2010.
On today’s program we’re improving our machine quilting skills with special guest, longarmer Heidi Kaisand. She’s brought a lot of great methods to share! We’ll learn how to draw and balance all-around quilting motifs, how to use individual templates and spray adhesive to space templates evenly, and how to use household items to scale your quilting. Click here to visit Heidi’s shop!
Do you have a large-scale print fabric in your collection that you’ve just been dying to use? Well, for us the answer to that question is a definite “yes” and on today’s show you’re going to learn how to use some of those dynamic, dramatic prints and really let them show off. You will learn how to fussy cut a large-scale focal fabric, how to tilt blocks with simple cutting, and how to make a flying geese border. Poppies is featured in Easy Quilts Summer 2010.