• Rotary Cutter Safety
    1:54

    Lori Baker discusses the proper safety techniques that you should implement when using a rotary cutter for your quilting projects. She suggests getting a tool that has a safety lock, keeping your fingers far from the edge when using a ruler and rotary cutter, and putting it away from reach when you aren’t using it.

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  • How to Rinse Dyed Fabrics using Synthrapol
    19:32

    Heather Thomas tells you that it is essential to rinse dyed fabrics very well. She suggests rinsing the material three times and washing it twice. This is the part where the dye is removed from the fabric and you get the finish you want. Find out how you can use synthrapol to pull the excess

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  • Rhythm of Quilting
    1:03

    Sherri Driver expresses the importance of maintaining a rhythm when you’re quilting. Learn several quilting techniques that help you keep your machine and your hands moving at a steady pace. Use these tips to get in the zone when making your beautiful quilts.

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  • Free Motion Quilting Upside Down
    12:27

    Sherri Driver does machine free motion quilting upside down. No, she isn’t standing on her head while she quilts. You will learn to start sewing from the backing of the quilt following the fabric design from your quilting guide. Look at a variety of colors and designs done using this method.

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  • How to Quilt a Quilt
    14:51

    Heather Thomas teaches you how to create an embellished quilt by decorating on top of and around your quilt’s shapes and patterns. She demonstrates a couching (or zig-zag) stitch over fiber, a top-stitch for metal, a blanket stitch around a circle, and decorative stipples and circles for backgrounds.

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  • Quilting Before Sewing Projects
    4:21

    Zj Humbach presents several fun and easy projects where you quilt before you sew. See many examples of finished projects that were created using this technique. Learn how to make placemats or bags using these helpful tips. Try making one of these projects and see how quick and easy it truly is.

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  • Quilting Techniques: Repetition and Dominance
    4:26

    Heather Thomas explains the meaning and importance of repetition with designs and dominance in certain areas. Look at a wide variety of examples that do this well and ones that don’t. Then learn how to try and incorporate the technique properly into your quilt making.

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  • Pressing Quilt Seams
    4:06

    Dana Jones demonstrates step by step instructions on how to set your seams by pressing with a hot iron. Learn how to ensure the blocks in your quilts are the same size and your quilts finish strong and flat. Utilize these pressing techniques and see how beneficial pressing can be for your own quilts. Related

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  • How to Hang A Quilt on a Wall
    5:38

    Angie Hodapp demonstrates how to avoid making a sleeve when you finally finish your quilt. This video will let you hang your quilt with just one hook/nail at the same time you make your binding. All you have to do is fold two squares in half, baste the triangles in two corners of the quilt,

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