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

The Upward Trend by KChristine
English Paper Pieced Smitten Quilt by Scheri Manson
Chocolate & Cherries by Winnie Fleming

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
Quilt of Valor by JodyWms1
Rising Son by Majo

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.

Make It Square, Part 1: How to Square Up Fabric Yardage

Make the first cut count — every time — by learning this simple method for how to square up fabric yardage.

Keep It Simple With 6 Super Simple Quilt Blocks

Discover 6 simple quilt blocks (including some fab FREE patterns!) that make perfect weekend projects, plus some helpful tips for stitching them up.

5 Tips for Foolproof French Knots

The French knot is one of those embroidery stitches that is either your best friend or your worst enemy. If you have trouble with French knots, try ...

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