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Block Printing Repeat Patterns

Creating repeat patterns is a timeless technique that is widely used in textile design. In this webinar with Pantera Saint-Montaigne, you’ll learn the essentials of printing repeat patterns on fabric. We’ll examine the way block printing, with small blocks, can be used to create larger patterns. You will also learn the… Read More

Laser Cutting for Modern Quilting

Have you ever considered creating custom acrylic templates? Or custom English Paper Piecing Papers? Or would you like an easier way to cut a Hawaiian-style applique quilt? All these things are possible with a laser cutter, and having these cut for yourself isn’t as far-fetched as you might think. This… Read More

Quilt Embellishments: How to Make Yo-Yos

Get the kids in your life involved in a fun entry-level sewing project with experienced artist Marquetta Johnson! Join Marquetta as she shares her approach to creating a much-loved traditional textile decoration, the yo-yo. This simple hand-sewing project is a great bridge to get kids interested in sewing, and can… Read More

Getting Started with English Paper Piecing (EPP)

 Learn all about what English Paper Piecing (EPP) is and how to get started. This easy handwork technique (requiring minimal supplies) is perfect for quilters looking for a portable project or only have a short periods of time to sew. Working with the EPP version of her alphabet pattern, entitled Typecast,… Read More

Textile Talk | Finding my Way Back Home – A Textile Odyssey

In this Textile Talk webinar, Marquetta Johnson and Amanda Hines Bernay discuss Marquetta’s long family history of quilting and art, her perspectives on quilting, and her journey as a quilter and teaching artist, with plenty of photos to delight and engage the viewers.    TextileTalks_web.png   This webinar was… Read More

Curved Piecing: Beyond the Drunkard’s Path

Let’s explore the world of curved piecing. In Beyond the Drunkard’s Path, Yvonne will explore improvisational curves and how to use rulers to make more than a Drunkard’s Path block. Additional inspiration and resources will be shared to help you get curvy!… Read More

Taking Quality Photos for Quilt Show Entry

Curious about how to enter your quilts in QuiltCon Together? Join MQG Exhibits Coordinator, Colleen Molen, as she walks you through what’s required to enter your quilts in our online Quilt Show. Find out how the new entry system will work, what new information we’re gathering (more pictures!), plus get… Read More

Big Stitch Hand Binding

Big stitch hand binding is wildly popular these days and for good reason! It adds a unique finishing touch and modern aesthetic to your quilts. In this webinar, Eliane will cover the supplies needed for big stitch hand binding, the technique for that perfect bind, and stitch variations to keep… Read More