In fact the bag wasn’t even a tutorial. I looked at the bag and the strip and flip tutorial and neither looked to be quilt as you go. While I have tried some of the QAYG techniques before – see video below – the book is very thorough and detailed. Here at The Seasoned Homemaker® every day can be extraordinary when we Celebrate Creativity together! Welcome, I’m Leslie. Thanks so much! With the release of my latest appliqué pattern, the fast and easy Christmas Appliqué Set, I want to revisit the topic of the Quilt-As-You-Go Method. I am kind of fascinated with the Quilt as you go … This is totally new to me. You don’t have to send your larger quilts out to a longarmer; instead, you are able to do simple quilting, one block at a time. I make mostly quilt as you go quilts based on Sharon Pederson’s book, Reversible Quilts – Two at a Time. This hexagon quilt as you go video tutorial is one of Jenny’s finest because she has partnered with Nicola from Daisy and Grace Quilts in the United Kingdom. For … Quilting projects like table runners and baby quilts are ideal for the Quilt As You Go Method. Instead of handling bulky quilts, you can quilt … You attach the quilted blocks together before adding backing. It's an easy way to finish a project in a jiffy. When preparing for appliqué I find that simple quilting is usually better than something complex. {You will trim down later} * the reason I use fusible fleece- it holds the backing fabric while you … Because you are working with individual blocks, any machine that sews a straight stitch will work. This technique uses exclusively machine sewing. It is very important that you use 100% cotton batting* that is low-loft and needle-punched because you will be pressing directly onto the batting with a hot iron. View the video … Learn with these fun 26 different quilt as you go tutorials. This tutorial is perfect for the “Quilts For Kids” charity organization that I have volunteered with for the past five or so years. Sadly the picture is all there is left. Glad you could join me. There are a few basic methods of QAYG which I will break down and explain in detail over a few posts. Tarnia August 6, 2015, 3:53 pm I wish your series had come along a year earlier. When you appliqué a design using a fusible adhesive product you will have a difficult time with free-motion machine quilting. I’ve never tried it, but I think it would work. If you love to sew and quilt but don’t have a lot of time or space, QAYG is a great option because you are working with one block at a time. Quilt as you Go Log Cabin Tutorial. You can also learn the whole process here as well. There is also very little waste with QAYG. If you plan to do some dense quilting, you may want to add a much wider piece of batting. Here are the steps you need to follow. It will help you understand the basic idea behind quilt-as-you-go, … That's the theme this year! Always!. A Quilt blog- Quilting Basics, blocks, quilt alongs plus easy sewing projects and free patterns for beginners. I do however have a super easy trick that works great. It’s a simple introduction to quilt-as-you-go, without, well, melting your brain. Then you sew together the front/batting blocks and add the backing at the end. Your techniques for demonstrating what to do are excellent–no need to watch the sewing, just follow the simple instructions. I am currently putting together a QAYG quilt, and boy, what a mess. I am kind of fascinated with the Quilt as you go method. I just needed the right explanation. 1. Elmer’s Jumbo Glue Sticks. When you connected quilted blocks together, that's called Quilt-As-You-Go. If you love to machine appliqué designs onto quilt blocks then you will want to use this first method. 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