In this row Jennie uses one fabric for the sky and then a variety for the geese and fast rotary cutting of the shapes allows you to get to the fun bit of sewing really quickly.
Jennie talks up through the construction, the pressing, use of the thread-saver to help keep your patchwork neat as well as save thread by chain piecing and to make sure the geese row fits – you get to add a fudge factor!
Also Jennie gives ideas for using the Flying Geese in other projects.
You can learn more about the thread saver which both Jennie and Valerie love to use by clicking here. Click here for row 3 – Sunset Strip Row of Jennie’s Stripy Stripey Story Quilt.
And we are off on our quilt adventure – row 1: sun/moon and stars on the night sky. Jennie shows you how to create these with the help of useful rotary cutting templates (which keep you safe and as well as accurate).
You get information on how to measure your strips of fabric. She talks about sea...
Get ready to take part in Jennie’s sew-a-row style quilt.
Jennie shares the ‘how to make’ each row with us.
Jennie will guide you through with clear instructions, a row at a time, that will take in lots of simple patchwork techniques, with and without rotary cutting templates, to create her lovel...
Jennie gets to create the gardens and path for this row. She takes the basic and classic Drunkard’s path pattern which could also be used as a clamshell. She shows you how easy it is to sew – just 5 pins to hold the curved shape into place.
The acrylic rotary cutting template keeps your fingers s...