• 6:08

    How to Use Contrasting Thread Colors in Your Quilt

    Contrasting colors can help add additional design elements to a quilt. Heather Thomas shows you how to add contrasting thread to a quilt in ways that complement the overall design. Quilting Colors When it comes to quilting, more often than not, the thread color used will match the main background color of a quilt. This…

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  • Quilt Designs with Multiple Colors
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    Quilt Designs with Multiple Colors

    Heather Thomas discusses the art of adding color and decorative stitching to the surface of your quilts in this video. Heather teaches you how to choose which thread color is right for your quilting project, and shows several examples of art quilting pieces that she has done. Learn how to create beautiful quilt designs with multiple…

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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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  • Creating Depth with Colorful Quilts
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    Creating Depth with Colorful Quilts

    Heather Thomas teaches you how to add depth to your quilts by using what she likes to call visual temperature. The idea is that warm colors tend to come forward, while cool colors recede, and you can play around with the levels of depth in your pieces by experimenting with various placement, sizes and patterns…

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