Online Class

Creative Quilting With Rulers

More Techniques & Motifs
$24.99$39.99

Unlock amazing quilting possibilities using straightforward ruler strategies!

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including a printable supply list and buying guides for rulers and ruler feet
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Amy Johnson
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Join popular instructor Amy Johnson and find out how quilting with rulers makes it easy to achieve beautiful results on your home machine. You'll begin class with an overview of essential techniques before Amy helps you quickly stabilize your quilt top by stitching in the ditch with straight rulers. Next, discover how to showcase your piecing with echoing motifs, and delve into foolproof tips for sashings. Using various rulers, Amy will guide you through dividing and stitching straight and curved sashings, as well as creating secondary designs. You'll also discover eye-catching, versatile motifs to add interest to negative space, and gain confidence marking and quilting sophisticated herringbone and triangle borders. Finally, find out how to use your new skills to create custom motifs and enlarge them to suit any space. Learn how to make the most of simple rulers and enjoy stunning results!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Ruler Rules & Stabilization
23:11
Instructor Amy Johnson begins class with a helpful overview of ruler essentials, safety tips and quilting design strategies. And, she shows you how to quickly stabilize your quilt top by stitching in the ditch with straight rulers.
2. In the Box: Echoes & Block Designs
23:46
3. Take It Outside!
25:30
4. Wide Open Spaces
19:32
5. Headed for the Border
21:43
6. Getting Fancy With Ruler-Based Motifs
19:23

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Taught by

Amy  Johnson
Amy Johnson
Amy Johnson is a passionate instructor of free-motion quilting, and specializes in using rulers to translate longarm quilting techniques to a domestic machine. You can find out more about her on her blog, Amy's Free-Motion Quilting Adventures.

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