Join quilt shop owner and instructor extraordinaire Deb Luttrell to discover the amazing, accessible possibilities of fusible appliqué. Start with how to choose and use different types of fusible products, then learn fusible appliqué techniques as you trace, cut, fuse and sew a sweet little appliqué owl. You'll also discover pre-fused, pre-cut appliqué as Deb guides you through creating a fun snowman scene. Plus, learn to embellish your appliqué with decorative thread and stitches, and finish your projects faster with quilt-as-you-go appliqué techniques. Deb even will demystify how to quickly clean your iron. Give your quilt projects playful visual interest as you bring appliqué patterns to life with fun fabrics and decorative stitching!
Meet instructor Deb Luttrell as she introduces various fusibles and discusses how to use them. Then Deb reveals fusible appliqué projects that will spark inspiration and excitement as you quilt alongside her throughout the class.
Dive into the action as you learn how to trace, fuse, cut and press appliqué shapes together to create your first adorable project, "Oliver the Owl."
Deb shares professional tips on how to easily clean your iron, stabilize your appliqué projects and stitch your "Oliver the Owl" project.
Discover the convenience and ease of using pre-fused, pre-cut appliqué, and use a plastic overlay to help you lay out the "Let's Build a Snowman" project.
Embellish your appliqué projects with decorative stitching as Deb goes over the most important tips you'll need to know about choosing threads, stitches and fabrics.
Stitch along with Deb as she stitches three butterfly blocks and shares time-saving tips on adding sashing, pressing and troubleshooting.
"I find her style and wit to be most comforting. I feel like I'm learning this from a dear old friend. I love to applique and will appreciate all the tricks she can show me. Great job, Debby!"