DVD

Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine (DVD)

$44.99
Format

Bring beautiful motifs to life — by using longarm quilting rulers on your home machine! Discover innovative specialty-ruler and template techniques that will change the way you quilt and lead to stunning results.

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • DVD with 7 video lessons
  • Full-color, printed reference booklet, including a supply list, buying guide and paper template to create a foam core ruler
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Includes closed captioning

Shipping

  • $4.99 flat rate shipping in US
  • Free shipping on US orders over $99.00
  • Free US return shipping
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Class Overview

Don't let your lack of a longarm machine keep you from creating beautiful quilting! Join expert instructor Amy Johnson, and learn how to use specialty longarm quilting rulers to easily achieve incredibly smooth lines, curves and motifs with your domestic sewing machine. After an overview of essential techniques, find out how to use straight quilting rulers to create versatile all-over quilting, dynamic crosshatching and more. Then, prepare for curves ahead as Amy guides you through using curved templates to create classic egg-and-dart and pumpkin seed motifs. Dive into a beautiful Celtic knot design as you discover how to quilt complex designs with longarm rulers and rotating templates. And, follow along with Amy to pair these specialty rulers with free-motion flair, and beautify your borders with smart ruler strategies.

Lesson Breakdown

1. First Steps With Rulers
14:05
Meet quilting instructor Amy Johnson and preview the quilting techniques you'll master on your home sewing machine. Get started by learning how to handle your quilt and ruler as a cohesive unit. You'll also gain familiarity working with a ruler presser foot as you stitch in the ditch using a free-motion ruler as a guide.
2. About Rulers
10:28
3. Designs With Straight Rulers
19:28
4. Designs With Curved Rulers
16:06
5. Complex Shapes & Motifs
15:31
6. Rulers & Free-Motion Quilting
10:00
7. Rulers & Borders
18:33

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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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