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Online Class

Simple to Stunning: Disappearing Blocks With Pre-Cuts

$19.99$40.00

Is your stash stocked with pre-cut squares and strips? Find out how to turn them into beautiful blocks that look so complex, no one will know they were easy to sew!

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Angela Pingel
  • 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 expert Angela Pingel and discover the fast, fun way to bring disappearing blocks to life. Dive in with 5-inch pre-cut squares and the disappearing nine-patch quilt block as Angela guides you through cutting, sub-cutting and piecing your way to stunning results. Then, learn to create captivating color contrast as you sew disappearing four-patch and diagonal four-patch blocks. Apply the techniques you've learned to transform 10-inch pre-cut squares into striking pinwheel and hourglass blocks, then make the switch to eye-catching pre-cut strip designs. Double your fun with Angela's breathtaking double disappearing nine-patch and sew a whimsical whirligig block that looks paper-pieced but is a breeze to create. By the end of class, it will take you just a few minutes to finish blocks that look like they took hours to sew!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Pre-Cuts & Disappearing Blocks
14:10
Meet your instructor, quilting teacher and author Angela Pingel. Angela introduces you to a variety of pre-cuts, which eliminate the need to cut before you start to sew and make disappearing blocks fast and easy. You'll also get started on your first block and practice cutting and sub-cutting techniques.
2. Disappearing Blocks With Charms
19:56
3. Disappearing Blocks With 10-Inch Squares
14:02
4. Disappearing Blocks With Rolls
16:39
5. Double Disappearing Blocks
17:17
6. Designing Your Own Blocks
20:45

Taught by

Angela Pingel
Angela Pingel
Angela Pingel is a self-taught quilter who has been sewing for more than 20 years. Angela won Moda's Bakeshop Sliced Competition, and her quilts have been featured in 101 Patchwork Projects, Modern Patchwork, Quilt Scene and other publications. In between projects, she details her quilting adventures on her blog, Cut To Pieces.

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