Online Class

Paper-Pieced Stars

$24.99$39.99

Create professional-quality patchwork without precision cutting or perfect sewing. Achieve sharp points & accurate seams as you paper piece six eight-pointed star designs.

Skill Level

Advanced

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, Carol Doak
  • 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

Boost your foundation paper-piecing skills with renowned instructor Carol Doak. Enjoy more efficient, effective sewing with Carol's organization and machine setup methods. Achieve perfect points as you create the striking Twinkle Star block with confidence-building tips. Learn how Carol selects fabrics while you piece the 3-D Star with its eye-catching depth. Mix and match different foundations to build fresh designs and simplify tricky blocks as you create the captivating Pointed Posy Star and exquisite Twisted Tulip Star. Construct the Windmill Star with its exceptional movement, and find the inspiration to customize your block with Carol's practical guide to color. Piece the radiant Starburst Star with secondary patterns that dance around the quilt. Plus, learn to easily calculate the yardage needed for every group of pieces in a quilt. Use foundation paper piecing to make your most spectacular patchwork more accessible than ever!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction
21:50
Meet your instructor, award-winning quilting teacher and paper-piecing author Carol Doak. You'll gain sneak peeks of the beautiful blocks you'll make over the course of this class, learn what paper piecing is all about, and gain valuable insight into how to use the measuring and cutting instructions that are included in your downloadable materials.
2. Twinkle Star
57:18
3. 3-D Star
38:15
4. Pointed Posy Star
23:38
5. Twisted Tulip Star
21:07
6. Windmill Star
37:01
7. Starburst Star
26:51
8. Quilt Assembly
15:13

Taught by

Carol Doak
Carol Doak
Carol Doak has been teaching quilting for more than 35 years. She has traveled extensively across the globe to share her tried-and-true methods. Carol is the author of 20 quilting books with more than a million copies in print. She has designed more than 1,000 paper-pieced designs, with many featured in national magazines and TV programs. The readers of Quilter's Newsletter Magazine voted Carol Doak their "Favorite Paper Piecing Teacher." Carol's mastery of foundation paper piecing has earned her the title, "Queen of Paper Piecing." Carol is also the instructor of the Craftsy class Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing.

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