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Tuesday Tutorial: Simple Fusible Appliqué

Have you ever shied away from a quilt pattern simply because it featured appliqué? Take a few minutes to learn just how easy fusible-web appliqué can be! Note: please click any image to go directly to the video lesson. Laura … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tutorial: Color Selection Using a Focus Fabric

Have you ever wondered where to begin when it comes time to choose fabrics for a new quilt? If so, you’ve come to the right place, because Karen Taylor, graphic designer and artist, has a wonderful video lesson with lots … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tutorial: Chain Piecing and Opposing Seams

Welcome back to our Tuesday Tutorial! Today we’re going to review chain piecing and opposing seams. If you’re an absolute beginner, you may have heard of this technique, but not really know what it means. Kathy Patterson, our senior editor, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tutorial: Fabric Preparation, To Wash or Not to Wash

Welcome to our Tuesday Tutorial, where our experts give you a free quilting lesson each week! Over the last few weeks we’ve gone over pressing basics, anaccurate 1/4″ seam allowance, rotary cutting basics, and basic quiltmaking supplies. Today, we’ll review … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tutorial: Basic Quiltmaking Supplies

  I don’t know about you, but I just love quilting goodies…of course I love food goodies, too, but I’m talking about quilting tools and supplies right now! Our free video review of basic quiltmaking supplies is great for beginners, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tutorial: Rotary Cutting Basics, Safety, and Maintenance

  Were you a quilter before the invention of the ubiquitous rotary cutter? Nowadays, it’s hard to imagine cutting out fabric for a quilt without one! Whether you’re already familiar with this wonderfully handy quilting gadget, or are just about … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tutorial: Accurate 1/4″ Seam Allowances

  Ah, the elusive 1/4″ quilting seam! For this Tuesday Tutorial, I am pleased to present another one of our free McCall’s Quilting University (MQU) video lessons, An Accurate 1/4″ Seam Allowance. Your host for this video lesson is Kathy … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tutorial: Pressing Basics

For our first Tuesday Tutorial, I am pleased to present one of our free McCall’s Quilting University (MQU) video lessons, Pressing Basics. Your host for this video lesson is Beth Hayes, editor-in-chief of McCall’s Quilting. Note: please click any image … Continue reading

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