“As quilters, we all have the problem of the speed that we quilt and the speed that we purchase fabric. It’s a lifelong problem keeping them in balance. Here are five strategies that will help you find a balance between the two…”
Christopher Thompson, aka The Tattoed Quilter shares his quilting tips and techniques in this free video series in conjunction with The Fat Quarter Shop. Christopher Thompson, known as The Tattooed Quilter is a New York City fashion professional by day and modern quilter by night. Though raised in a traditional quilting family, he discovered the modern quilting … [ Read More at SWN! ]
There are many different techniques for binding a quilt. Some techniques have been tested by time and some are new and modern, that encourage any quilter to accomplish more in less time. Watch these free video tutorials to see which technique works best for you and your quilting projects!
A free video series with over twenty clips full of Valentine’s sewing inspiration. Projects of all sizes, using techniques like applique, paper piecing and simple half-square triangle piecing methods. Beautiful accessories to celebrate Valentine’s Day in warmth, and style. ❤ Geometric Heart Free Modern Valentine Quilt ePattern: Don’t miss the Valentine’s Day sewing and quilting … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Quilting with Rulers: Free Motion Made Simple – Craftsy Stitching intricate machine quilting designs is as easy as connecting the dots. Join Angela Walters, teacher, and author of the Free-motion Quilting Workbook among other titles, for a free video series and Angela will show you how easy it is to use her brilliant technique to stitch incredible … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Yvette Niesel of Yvette Rene Creations and the folks from Fort Worth Fabric Studio bring us this free whimsical Halloween mystery quilt project measuring 37.5″ x 37.5″. A perfect lap quilt for fall. The videos in the playlist below will take you through each block for five weeks. At the time of this post, the playlist includes videos … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Butterflies signify resurrection, hope, joy, and new beginnings! Butterflies are a symbol of; transformation, change, and rebirth. Out with the old and in with the new! Watch this fantastic (and free!) video quilt-along series with Sheri Cifaldi-Morill of Whole Circle Studio! Butterfly Bunch is a fun wall-hanging / mini quilt created with foundation paper piecing techniques. Stitch … [ Read More at SWN! ]
In this video series “My BERNINA & Me”, creative people from around the world showcase their favourite BERNINA model: More Bernina at SWN: Sewing Channel: Bernina Users bernette Introduces the Chicago 5 Sewing Machine Topic: Bernina Fashion Show – Houston Quilt Festival Topic: Bernina Sewing Machine Introduction Topic: BERNINA 3 Series Tutorial: Introduction Topic: Bernina Felting Foot Video Topic: Free … [ Read More at SWN! ]
INTERNATIONAL QUILT MARKET/HOUSTON October 28-30, 2017 Classes begin October 26 George R. Brown Convention Center Houston, Texas, USA http://quilts.com/quilt-market-houston.html TEXAS QUILT MUSEUM Market is a credentialed trade show, and not open to the general public. View credential requirements HERE.
We’ve really enjoyed the free Minute Motif video series from Handi Quilter. Minute Motifs spotlight fun and quick designs you can practice and customize for your own quilting projects. Practice by following patterns with your finger before quilting them. Once you get the feel for a design, you’ll discover ways to nest and repeat. As beginner … [ Read More at SWN! ]