with Tammy Silvers
Create handmade presents for every occasion and season with step-by-step guidance from pattern designer Tammy Silvers. Finish a fashion-forward quilted infinity scarf in an afternoon. Make a Double Dutch Candy table runner with fascinating faux-curved piecing and perfect pinwheels that are actually simple to sew. Use the versatile stitch-and-flip technique and a speedy assembly process on a lap quilt featuring bright and beautiful flower blocks. Plus, learn the basics of paper piecing as you make the customizable Celebration wall hanging with ideas for adding appliqué and embellishments. Share your passion for quilting with personalized gifts for loved ones!
Meet your instructor, quilt enthusiast and author Tammy Silvers. Start the class off with an easy introduction to creating strip sets quickly before constructing a gorgeous infinity scarf with Tammy’s help.
Dive into a whimsical table runner using Tammy’s Double Dutch Candy pattern. You’ll gain tips on how to choose the best fabric for your runner before experimenting with various block combinations. Next you’ll construct your Candy blocks and Hourglass blocks garnering pro tips along the way!
Complete the project you started in the previous lesson as Tammy helps you assemble and sew the runner. You’ll consider various quilting options and pair them with a beautiful border that takes the fear factor out of mitered corners. Finish with a personalized label to make your runner a perfect customized gift.
Discover how to make a darling lap quilt in record time! Tammy demonstrates a stitch-and-flip sewing technique to create whimsical asymmetrical floral blocks that you can mix and match to your liking. Cut, measure, press and piece your first blocks with ease.
Finish your lap quilt with style as you frame your blooms, trim them and learn Tammy’s tips for assembly-line piecing. Then learn how to assemble your lap quilt with Tammy’s tips for borders, quilting options and more.
Get started on a Celebration wall-hanging project that you can customize to your liking. Create a Halloween, holiday or birthday-themed project with Tammy’s helpful troubleshooting tips along the way. You’ll use paper piecing to lay out and assemble your blocks as you increase your speed and efficiency along the way.
Finish your wall-hanging project as you remove the paper piecing you used in Lesson 6 to reveal your beautifully aligned blocks. Next, Tammy offers helpful advice for choosing battings before walking you through quilting options. Finally, follow step-by-step tutorials for adding fun appliqués like candle flames or dots that add dimension and a pop of color to your project!
"What great gift projects! They are easy to make, especially with Tammy's clear instructions (she's a born teacher) but at the same time are of high quality. The pace of the class is just right, and the excellent close ups that the cameras get make every step clear."