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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… 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

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

Scrappy Triangles – a Project Webinar

Gather up those scraps, print out the PDF pattern down below, and sew along with Sarah Bond in this fun, project based webinar, perfect for your piles of towering scraps, or new fabrics you can’t wait to cut into. Read More

Textile Talk: Celebrating Modern Together

Join Alissa Haight Carlton, the founding director of the Modern Quilt Guild, and Karen Cooper, the new executive director in a conversation about the past, present, and future of the modern quilting movement moderated by current board president Heather Kinion. Discover how the quilts and community have evolved in the… Read More