Watch this video to see the video tutorials, tips and interviews available from 1st January
“Happy New Year”
You have a wide variety of wonderful projects to get stuck into for this 5 week month.
We have a strip pieced bargello cushion. It is a small project which uses a jelly roll. It is also great for beginners; The cushion is inspired by a project from our Book of the Month from Karin Hellaby. Valerie Nesbitt guides you through the simple ‘how to’
Valerie also brings us both a fun Worms children’s’ quilt and a workshop on Star sashing for your patchwork.
Nancy Adamek, our queen of English Paper Piecing, shows us the secrets of Corner Catching with tiny hexagons and diamonds. She will save you time as there is no tacking to take out later.
Textile artist Kate Findlay brings us stunning wild gardens designs. Jennie Rayment shows us how to create traditional Double Wedding Ring designs with modern acrylic templates.
Dawn Cameron Dick is back with a stunning Magma strip-pieced patchwork project. Meanwhile, our crochet expert, Jane Czaja, continues her basics series. This month she shows us the Half Treble crochet stitch the Treble crochet stitch.
Our Technique Thursday this month is from Gail Penberthy showing us how to insert a zip quickly and easily,
Jane Rimmell of The Bramble Patch has a very comprehensive demonstration on double binding your quilt, with mitred corners and joins. This will give your work such a professional finish.