One of the biggest names in quilting comes to Craftsy! Quilter, author and teacher Kaye England brings her expertise in traditional quilting to this information-packed online Craftsy class. In Re-Piecing the Past, you'll learn foundational piecing techniques as you work through 12 included block patterns, each with its own story to tell - from Harriet Beecher Stowe's "Uncle Tom's Cabin" to "Battle Cry of Freedom," a song so popular it was sung on both sides of the Mason-Dixon line.
Meet legendary quilter Kaye England and go over what you'll learn in this class.
Kaye shows you her favorite tools and supplies, including rulers, cutters and mats.
Cut, sew and assemble the Remember Me and Sherman's March blocks.
Learn about and assemble the Birds in the Air Block.
Make three different blocks using flying geese: the Barbara Fritchie Star, Yankee Puzzle and Temperance blocks.
Create blocks based on flags of the American Civil War.
Cut, sew and assemble the Harriet Beecher Stowe Block.
Kaye walks you through the creation of the Shiloh Block.
Assemble a 100-piece, 12" block designed by Kaye in honor of Julia Ward Howe.
Learn how you can assemble all 12 blocks into one magnificent quilt.
"You don't have to be a fan of the Civil War style here, the piecing method Kaye teaches is great! ... I enjoyed watching her demos and her sense of humor. Thanks Kaye and Craftsy for this wonderful class."
San Franciso Bay Area