Quilting Techniques

Quilting Technique Classes

Conquer your free-motion fears or hand quilt heirlooms, with guidance from the best instructors in the world.

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 ... See more

Student Projects from this class

It's Spring!

It's Spring!

by SandiePink

Quilt of Valor

Quilt of Valor

by JodyWms1

Rising Son

Rising Son

by Majo

stained glass garden by nancymc52
Baby Quilt by SusanG50
Squares in a Square by Teresa50

Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine

Ann Petersen

Learn five machine-quilting methods while tackling a common challenge: how to quilt large projects on your home sewing machine! See more

Free Motion Quilting a Sampler Quilt by Leah Day
Free Motion Freedom by Denise S
1900's Hideaway ( craftsy BOM) by ellequilt

Free Motion Quilting a Sampler

Leah Day

Your unfinished quilt tops are calling you. Become the confident quilter you long to be with Leah Day and Free Motion Quilting a Sampler! See more

Craftsy Fabric Shop

Beautiful results are in store when you buy fabric from the Craftsy shop. Discover the Charm Packs and more to complete your creative vision.

Quilting Technique Articles

From machine quilting methods to selecting the right motifs, our experts have you covered with timely tutorials.

Machine Quilting Designs for Beginners

If you're planning to quilt a project yourself, be sure to choose a pattern that will be easy to quilt.

Free-Motion Quilting Supplies

Quilting experts know that there are a few basic free-motion quilting supplies every quilter needs in their tool kit. See them here!

Quilt Shop Map

Find & support your local quilt shop by searching for a location near you - right here on this map of indie shops!

Quilting Technique Projects

Explore pebbles, feathers, swirls and more-- created by other students. Then, share your finished quilts.

feather motif

by gloria_friesen

Music Motif

by Pianocat143

Sunflower Motif

by ZaZa Manaf

Block 5- Motifs on a vine

by Ann Petersen

Quilting Techniques Blog Posts

See how to make your quilts pop with trapunto, and get fancy with feathers, with blog posts from today's top quilting experts.

Sometimes Bigger Is Better: Big Stitch Quilting Basics

Have you ever heard the term "big stitch quilting" and wondered exactly what that meant? It's not just traditional hand quilting, and yet in some ...

Machine or Hand Appliqué? What Do You Think?

With quilting there have been a few classic debates over the years. One debate you can find plenty of support for (on both sides!) is whether or not ...

Decorative Embroidery Stitches: Crazy Quilting

Victorian ladies broke all of the rules of traditional quilt making when crazy quilts started. For perhaps the first time in textile history, quilts ...