Intermediate | 31 min
Taught by Sue Nickels
Prepare your quilt top for quilting at home with this workshop on assembling a quilt sandwich. You’ll start by planning your quilting designs, then learn how to mark simple straight lines as well as common quilting motifs such as feathers and cables. Next you will assemble the quilt sandwich, then Sue will show you how to pin baste your quilt. That step can be dreaded by quilters but it is a critical part of setting up for successful quilting, and Sue will guide you through the process with patience and expert tips.

What you will learn:
— Marking quilting pattern on finished quilt top
— Assembling quilt sandwich
— Pin basting and thread basting
Chapters
Introduction
00:34
Materials
03:34
Making Quilt Sandwich
11:21
06:58
05:16
03:36
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Materials: Marking pencil
  • safety pins
  • kwick klip (optional)
  • masking tape
  • stencils
  • patterns from book or PDF
  • quilting ruler
  • T-pins
  • hand sewing needle and thread
  • finished quilt top
  • batting
  • and backing fabric
Discussion
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