Amanda Jean Nyberg
Craftsy Instructor


Amanda Jean Nyberg is the blogger behind Crazy Mom Quilts, and the co-author of the book Sunday Morning Quilts. She designs original patterns and fabric, and teaches at guilds, quilt shows and here on Craftsy. Amanda Jean has finished more than 260 quilts in 15 years as a quilter, and looks forward to the next 260!

Amanda Jean's Craftsy Classes


Colorful Scrap Quilting

Discover essential fabric-selection and piecing techniques as you create an enchanting row-by-row quilt with popular blogger Amanda Jean Nyberg! Begin with Amanda Jean's top five tips for fabric selection, and learn principles you can apply to all of your projects. Then, dive into the blocks that will make up your quilt! You'll learn high-efficiency techniques for nine-patches, snowballs, fan blades and a zipper row, and discover two simple ways to create a dynamic flying geese block. Add movement and depth to your design with hourglass blocks and a framed square row, and assemble pinwheel and shoofly blocks with tricks for half-square triangles and fussy cutting. Finally, practice appliqué two ways with orange peel blocks, and then follow along with Amanda Jean to assemble your quilt top and add stylish sashing.

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Amanda Jean's Patterns

Work In Progress Bags


Bright Birch Trees


CMQ kaleidoscope block

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Amanda Jean's Projects

Flying Geese Block
Fan Blades Block
Zipper Row
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