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How to Make the Wild Geese Quilt Block Tutorial - Technique Tuesday

Wild Geese Quilt Block Tutorial
Again this year, for the quilt guild I am apart of, I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. For the month of June, we are still sequestered to our homes. But we are moving forward digitally! This month, it is the Wild Geese Quilt Block. 

How to Make Mitered Corners on Quilt Binding

How to make mitered corners on a quilt binding
Don't know what a mitered corner is? Think of it like an envelope closure for the corners. I will show you two ways to make them. 

How to Sew Curved Quilt Pieces

Sewing Curved Quilt Pieces
Today, I am going to share how to sew together curved quilting pieces. 

How to Create a Curved Quilt Block Template

Making a Template for a Curved Quilt Block
Today I am going to share how to make a template for a curved quilt block. 

Pattern Review - Moda/Aurifil Mini Charm Spool Wall Hanging

Moda/Aurifil My Spool Mini Quilt

This week I pulled out a little kit I had stashed away for a quick project. 

This is a free pattern that was included with my purchase of the Moda Somerset Mini Charm. It looks like this pattern was made as a promotional item to encourage people to also purchase the Fig Tree's Somerset Thread box by Aurifil.

How to Make the Combination Star Quilt Block Tutorial - Technique Tuesday

Combination Star Quilt Block Tutorial
Again this year, for the quilt guild I am apart of, I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. This month, it is the Combination Star Quilt Block. 

What is a Walking Foot?

Walking Foot for a Brother Machine
What is a walking foot and what do you use it for?

How to Make the Rising Star Quilt Block Tutorial - Technique Tuesday

Rising Star Quilt Block Tutorial

I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. For the month of April, we have been sequestered to our homes. But I will still share with you what we had planned on learning about! This month, it is the Rising Star Quilt Block. 

How to Quilt a Large Quilt on a Domestic Sewing Machine

Quilting a Large Quilt on my Domestic Sewing Machine

Generally, people always seem so impressed that I can quilt such huge quilts on my domestic machine. It does take some maneuvering, but it is totally possible. 

Here are some tricks and methods that I use. 

How to Make the "Road to Washington" Quilt Block Tutorial - Technique Tuesday

Road to the White House Quilt Block
Again this year, for the quilt guild I am apart of I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. For the month of March, we learned about the Road to the White House Quilt Block, which is a lot like the Jacobs Ladder block.

How to Make the Spool Quilt Block - Technique Tuesday

Spool Quilt Block
Again this year, for the quilt guild I am apart of I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. For the month of February, we learned about the Spool Quilt Block. 

Scant Quarter Inch Seam Allowance

Scant Quarter Inch Seam Allowance
Have you ever been asked to sew a "scant" quarter inch seam allowance? Technically, is a just a little bit less than a quarter inch seam allowance. A lot of times I will find instructions calling for a scant when making half square triangles and quarter square triangles, sometime even flying geese.