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Creative Quilt Backs taught by Elizabeth Hartman

Make the back of your quilt as pretty and interesting as the front with easy ideas from this free mini-class by renowned quilter Elizabeth Hartman.

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Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Casual
Desert-Diva on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? 5 fabrics I won in my Guilds fabric rip game. The 3 smaller pieces I used for the Autumn leaves, and the 2 larger pieces were used in the 2 borders. I pieced the back according to a suggestion from the Creative Quilt Backs course.

Desert-Diva on craftsy.com

As interesting as the back is - the leaves on the front are w.o.n.d.e.r.f.u.l. What technique did you use to get those concave turns so perfect? I can't get a close enough look to tell, but If that's needle-turn, I definitely have to bow to a master.

01/09/2013 Flag

No master here. I do raw edge applique with a tiny zigzag stitch using 60 weight bottom line thread so stitches are nearly invisible.

01/09/2013 Flag