Online Class

Magical Blocks: Out of the Box

$39.99

Turn basic pieced units into incredibly intricate quilts — only you will know how simple they really were! Discover your ability to piece an array of amazing blocks.

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 8 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Kimberly Einmo
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

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

Class Overview

Discover accessible techniques for piecing 24 beautiful blocks with quilting instructor Kimberly Einmo. Breeze through pieced units such as half-square triangles, double rectangles, triple triangles, quad triangles, Flying Geese, Tri-Recs, square-in-a-square and diamonds. Then find out how to piece these units to create breathtaking block designs such as the Spinning Star blocks, Churn Dash, Ohio Star, Sawtooth Star, 54/40 or Fight, Diamond Star, Double Pinwheel, Lone Star and more! Turn the blocks you make in class into a vibrant sampler quilt you'll love to show off. Plus, get even more inspiration with three included patterns. Break down complex blocks into simple units you can piece like a pro!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Modular Quilting
16:06
Meet your instructor, quilting expert and author Kimberly Einmo, and gain an overview of what you'll learn in class! Kimberly also covers the supplies, tools and fabrics you'll be using to quilt with, sharing great tips along the way.
2. Prep Work & Basic Units
29:15
3. Quad Triangle Units
18:51
4. Flying Geese & Sawtooth Stars
22:56
5. Pinwheels & Stars
27:16
6. Tri-Recs & Square-in-a-Square
29:56
7. Dazzling Strip Diamonds
39:23
8. Putting It All Together
06:05

Taught by

Kimberly Einmo
Kimberly Einmo
Kimberly Einmo is an award-winning quilter, author and instructor. Her books include Modern Quilts & More, Jelly Roll Quilt Magic and Precuts Bonanza, and she has designed original patterns for numerous publications. Kimberly has also appeared on television programs such as America Quilts Creatively, and teaches quilting workshops in the United States and internationally.
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