Hand quilting may become your favorite antidote to the rush and bustle of your busy life. Andi Perejda will inspire you to pick up a needle and thread and finish your work by hand, with beautiful designs and surprisingly easy techniques. Andi shows her award-winning work, then guides you step-by-step through designing, marking and stitching your quilt. Add a comfy chair and some relaxing music and you're on your way to quilting nirvana.
Meet Andi Perejda, learn about the Craftsy platform, and get insight into why we quilt.
See fabric samples, stiches and motifs, and learn about art quilts.
Learn about the benefits of pencils, markers and other utensils, then learn how to transfer your designs to fabric.
Learn how to use a lightbox, go over batting choices, and baste your quilt.
Learn how to use a quilting hoop and how to do basic hand stitching.
Discover how to quilt feathers, quilt without a hoop, and learn from Andi's first quilts.
Discover how to use acetate and paper in auditioning designs.
Learn about grid and echoing patterns, and more about how to use motifs to fill a space.
Learn the stab stitch, big stitch, and how to quilt by hand in the ditch.
"This is a very enjoyable class, full of great information, and great tips on needles, threads, fabrics, battings, marking the quilt tops, and making even stitches. The video shots of Andi's hands were good. She has made some beautiful quilts. I'm glad I took this class."
- Mrs. Walker