Intermediate | 30 min
Taught by Anna Maria Horner
In this gorgeous, color-filled class, Anna shows quilters how to make a vibrant quilt using half-square triangles and squares. This is a perfect class for combining scraps of fabric from your stash. Anna begins by walking quilters through the process of sorting their fabrics into color groups, and from there she demonstrates how to cut and piece the squares and half-square triangles. The real fun begins when Anna goes to the design wall to lay out all of the pieces—when assembled, the half-square triangles come together to create blocks of color that dive right down the center of the quilt. While the project involves a lot of patchwork, the cutting and piecing are easy and the process of sorting colors is pure fun.
Learn how to:
  • Cut and assemble half-square triangles
  • Ease patchwork
  • Work patchwork pinning and ironing basics
  • Use patchwork color theory

What you’ll get:
  • A detailed class on how to make a color dive quilt
  • 7HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Downloadable PDF pattern included - $16 value
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor Anna Maria Horner
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students


Chapters
Introduction
00:58
Materials
00:40
Cutting Instructions
04:07
Design and Construct Quilt Top
05:37
03:50
06:47
07:01
Finishing Your Quilt
01:39
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Materials:
  • 8-10 fat quarters in the 5 color categories (40 total) as outlined in the PDF below (She encourages you to mine your stash!)
  • Clear quilting ruler
  • Rotary cutter and mat
  • Fabric shears
  • Sewing machine and thread
  • Straight pins
  • Steam iron and ironing board
Discussion
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Transcript
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