Saturday, November 6, 2010

Helpful Quiltmaking Links

I promised my students I would post some links about finishing their quilts.  We practiced applying a binding and free motion quilting but it helps to have the instructions (or better yet-a video) right in front of you!  Hope these help girls!

Click here for tips on how to achieve that perfect quarter of an inch!!!!

Click here for the directions and math of making half-square triangles.  Remember, I suggest cutting the squares LARGER and trimming down to the correct size!!!

Click here for great instructions for applying a quilt binding.  I prefer the mitered one.  I think THAT one is easier!!!!  Click here for a video of someone actually doing it!!

Click here or here or here for some tips on free motion quilting.

Happy quilting!!!