Technique - Quilt
Have you ever admired a quilt with lots of pieces that came together into perfect points and wondered, "How did they do that?" Or maybe you've heard of the quilting technique called paper piecing, but thought it looked too hard? Paper piecing isn't hard! You just need the right instruction from an expert!
Confident beginner quilters can easily learn the paper-piecing quilting technique with expert Nancy McNally in this Learn to Paper Piece Annie's video class. With thorough instruction and detailed demonstrations, Nancy will guide you past those common fears and teach you the paper piecing technique so that you, too, can make amazing quilts with perfect points every time. To get you started, Nancy will demonstrate step-by-step how to complete an easy 7-piece pot holder. Then you'll progress with her to complete the featured project, the amazing Compass Quilt block. This class includes detailed instructions, cutting charts and numbered piecing patterns to create three projects -- a tulip pot holder, an autumn table topper and compass quilt wall hanging.
Add the paper-piecing technique to your quilting skills today. Soon you'll be making precisely pieced quilts with perfect points to impress your family and quilting friends!
In this class, you'll learn:
Note: Annie's DVD video classes include a CD with downloadable and printable class project instructions, materials lists and diagrams. DVDs are compatible with North American DVD players, and PC and Macintosh computer systems.
Also Available as an Annie's Online Class
- How to accurately measure, label and organize fabric and paper units
- The fail safe paper-piecing method of sew, crease, press and trim
- How to safely tear away paper patterns
- How to make an easy 7-piece starter project -- a tulip pot holder
- How to make a gorgeous 14-piece quilt block to create a stunning Compass Quilt wall hanging
- How to fix mistakes
- How to create a design wall for "auditioning" your quilt block layouts
Video Length: 2 Hours 12 Minutes
Skill Level: Easy