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  • How to Maintain Good Posture While at Your Sewing Machine
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    How to Maintain Good Posture While at Your Sewing Machine

    Is that pain in your neck and lower back getting the best of you and taking away the joy you once had sitting at your sewing machine? In this video, Kelly Pederson Hanson shares some of her tried and true suggestions for keeping your posture in check while at the sewing machine, ensuring that you’ll… Read more »

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  • Adjusting Bobbin Tension for Textured Stitches
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    Adjusting Bobbin Tension for Textured Stitches

    By simply adjusting your bobbin tension, you can create wonderfully funky textured stitches that you can incorporate into your quilts. Heather Thomas explores all the creative possibilities in this video, and also teaches you how easy it is to return your bobbin case back to its regular tension.

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    Simple Ways to Personalize Unique Quilt Patterns

    Quilt patterns are wonderful things! The yardage and cutting has already been figured for you and there are many wonderful quilt patterns to choose from. However, you may sometimes wish your quilt to be a bit more special and unique. In this video, Laura Stone Roberts shows you a fun and quick way to take… Read more »

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  • Schnibbles Patterns
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    Schnibbles Patterns

    This unique quilting technique will add that special something to your next quilting project. Heather Thomas shows us how to use a technique called “Schnibbles”, also knows as using bits and pieces of fabric or ribbons to create a fun design. Watch this video and learn how to create your next unique quilt design using… Read more »

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  • Fabric Weaving for Quilters
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    Fabric Weaving for Quilters

    Kelly Hanson shows us a way we can add embellishment and expand our creativity as quilters by fabric weaving. She walks us through step by step how to use small amounts of fabric to create a beautiful design. Watch this fun and helpful tutorial and start working on your next quilting project using fabric weaving… Read more »

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  • Log Cabin Quilt Squares with Scraps
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    Log Cabin Quilt Squares with Scraps

    Many quilters develop a large stash of scrap fabrics from all of our projects over the years. Aurora Sisneros shows us a fun way to use up that stash of scrap fabric by creating log cabin quilt squares. Watch and learn how to take any fabric you may have lying around, and turn them into… Read more »

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  • Adding Found Objects to Your Quilt Designs
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    Adding Found Objects to Your Quilt Designs

    Looking to add some texture and dimension to your art quilts? Heather Thomas shares a creative idea for adding found objects like stones and shells to your quilt designs. She also demonstrates a simple thread wrapping technique that you can use to decoratively hand stitch the objects to your quilt.

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  • Creative Quilt Design: Bobbin Drawing
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    Quilt Design Ideas: Bobbin Drawing

    Heather Thomas shares even more creative quilt designs in this quilting video. With Heather’s help, you will learn how to stitch with heavy decorative threads in your bobbin. This technique is easier than couching with no pesky zig-zag stitch on the back of your quilt.

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  • Working with a Tetrad Color Wheel
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    Working with a Tetrad Color Wheel

    Tetrads contain two pairs of direct compliments, so they can provide a lot of contrast in your quilts. Heather Thomas shows us how to use a tetrad color wheel to find different combinations of tetrad colors, and how you can incorporate the colors into your next quilting project.

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    Making Fiber Cords and Fiber Art

    Fibers can be used to create fun and colorful fiber art. Fibers are also great to work with because they are so versatile and come in a variety of different forms. Watch this video to learn some new ways to start using fiber in your projects and begin creating unique fiber art!

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    Using a Color Wheel to Choose Quilt Colors

    Quilter and colorist Heather Thomas shares some helpful tips and tricks to consider when choosing quilt colors for your next quilt project. By using a color wheel you can mix and match colors to see what colors will look best together. Follow along with Heather to learn how to incorporate use of a color wheel… Read more »

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    Make a Quilt Journal of Scrap Patterns and Materials

    Instead of throwing away all of your leftover quilt fabrics, try creating something beautiful with them! Robin Sruoginis demonstrates how to create a Left Overs Journal with your fabric rejects in this video. Take any fabric pieces or old patterns that you decided not to use for your quilt, and use it as a part… Read more »

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Tips & Techniques Show More >

  • How to Maintain Good Posture While at Your Sewing Machine
    2:00

    How to Maintain Good Posture While at Your Sewing Machine

    Is that pain in your neck and lower back getting the best of you and taking away the joy you once had sitting at your sewing machine? In this video, Kelly Pederson Hanson shares some of her tried and true suggestions for keeping your posture in check while at the sewing machine, ensuring that you’ll… Read more »

    Watch Now >>
  • Adjusting Bobbin Tension for Textured Stitches
    9:25

    Adjusting Bobbin Tension for Textured Stitches

    By simply adjusting your bobbin tension, you can create wonderfully funky textured stitches that you can incorporate into your quilts. Heather Thomas explores all the creative possibilities in this video, and also teaches you how easy it is to return your bobbin case back to its regular tension.

    Watch Now >>
  • Simple Ways to Personalize Pattern 008279f_K3616u_c
    2:53

    Simple Ways to Personalize Unique Quilt Patterns

    Quilt patterns are wonderful things! The yardage and cutting has already been figured for you and there are many wonderful quilt patterns to choose from. However, you may sometimes wish your quilt to be a bit more special and unique. In this video, Laura Stone Roberts shows you a fun and quick way to take… Read more »

    Watch Now >>