Fundamental Classes

Brush up on the basics, and bring fresh perspectives to your quilting with online quilting classes taught by world-renowned instructors.

Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills

Gail Kessler


Learn quiltmaking basics in this free class, presented by Olfa. From tools and fabric to quilting and binding, find out how to create four ... See more

Student Projects from this class

Notting Hill Quilt

Notting Hill Quilt

by gail kessler

Dimples Mug Rug

Dimples Mug Rug

by gail kessler

Midnight Blues Quilt

Midnight Blues Quilt

by gail kessler

Paisley Border by Winnie Fleming
Multi-Colored Border by Winnie Fleming
Pieced Mitred Border by queen bee jewel

Finishing School: Better Borders

Winnie Fleming


Finish UFOs and future projects with borders that bring out the best in your piecing. Learn essential techniques to succeed with basic, mitered and pieced borders!

It's Spring! by SandiePink
Rising Son by Majo
Quilt of Valor by JodyWms1

Machine Quilting

Wendy Butler Berns


Machine Quilting

Wendy Butler Berns

Overcome your free-motion fears and build confidence in your machine quilting. Wendy Butler Berns shows you easy techniques from start to finishing!

Fundamental Patterns

Discover patterns you can complete with ease, from log cabin blocks to simple strip piecing.

Craftsy Fabric Shop

Find the beautiful fabrics you need from today's top brands to create the quilts of your dreams.

Fundamental Quilting Blog Posts

Enjoy step-by-step tutorials for fundamental quilting techniques, and the latest trends, with posts from expert quilters.

Starting to Stitch: Hand Quilting Stitches for Beginners

Hand quilting is a relaxing hobby once you've learned how to maneuver a needle and thread through the layers of your quilt sandwich. Learn more about ...

How to Paper Piece: A Tutorial for Beginners

If you've never tried paper piecing, this step-by-step tutorial will help you master the basics. With a little practice, you'll be able to tackle any ...

Stitch in the Ditch: How to Properly Use a Quilting Presser Foot

Looking to start quilting with a presser foot? This simple tutorial teaches you how to use a presser foot for stitch-in-the-ditch quilting. We take ...

Fundamental Quilting Projects

From totes to table runners, explore other students' accomplishments and give them encouragement. Plus, share your own!

The beginner's quilt

by mariegwen

Butterfly quilt beginner

by Nataly De Biase

Rag quilt for beginners

by Angel Peterson