• Quilting Makes Your Quilt with Valerie Nesbitt

    Valerie has several Dresden Plate, Grandmother’s Fan quilts to show and she talks through the various quilting options she has used plus a selection of setting options for the blocks.
    Mostly machine quilting and with the walking foot, but she has also used ‘seed quilting’ by hand to add texture t...

  • Quilting on the Go with Carolyn Forster

    Quilting on the Go Patchwork Technique
    If you love piecing, but hate the thought of marking and stitching a full size quilt, then this version of Quilt As You Go is for you. In this video Carolyn shows how to put the blocks together with their layers and come up with a really flat finish!

  • Quilting Your Sampler Quilt with Valerie Nesbitt

    Machine Quilting
    In this video Valerie shows you some simple quilting options on a variety of sampler quilts. Even though these quilts have been quilted by professionals using the Long Arm Quilting machine most of the patterns are possible to achieve on a domestic machine.
    Equipment you could use...

  • Classes with Dawn Cameron-Dick

    14 videos

    Dawn is a self-taught quilter/designer/author who made her first quilt in 1971, and has over 25 years of experience as a quiltmaking teacher.

    Born in the USA, Dawn has lived Saudi Arabia, Belgium (where she taught patchwork and was a part owner of a shop), and now permanently resides in Portishe...

  • Classes with Maggie Davies

    9 videos

    Maggie started teaching in the UK and Europe after gaining City and Guilds qualifications in Patchwork & Quilting, Embroidery, Teaching, and the Diploma of Stitched Textiles.

    Maggie regularly attends quilt shows throughout the UK, Europe and the USA demonstrating her innovative appliqué techniqu...

  • Classes with Mandy Shaw

    11 videos

    Mandy has made things since she was a little girl – – from clothes and bedding for her dolls and teddy bears through to her first patchwork quilt in the early eighties. When Mandy started her family, she focussed on adorning her home and children with homemade crafts of all varieties. Mandy liv...

  • Classes with Craig Joubert

    5 videos

    Craig Joubert has been marbling since 1992 and loves to share his passion for marbling art with anyone willing to learn a new skill. He tells us that it might look complicated, but it is easy to do. Every design is unique. And it is fun to do for most ages.

    For those who might be less familia...

  • Classes with Sylvia Critcher

    22 videos

    Sylvia established her own unique process for combining raised quilt and stitch techniques to create wonderful effects.

    Sylvia views her role as helping to raise awareness of textiles so that they are on an equal footing with all other artefacts. Her mission is to keep alive lost skills, and to ...

  • Classes with Nancy Adamek

    13 videos

    Nancy has been a keen Quilter for over 20 years, specialising in English Paper Piecing.

    Nancy’s passion for quilting was passed on to her by my mother Lillian Adamek. Lillian was a completely self-taught Quilter who founded the first local quilt group in Hamm (Germany). Lillian went on to teach ...

  • Classes with Angela Daymond

    16 videos

    Angela Daymond is a textile artist, quilter and teacher who just loves to stitch.

    Angela was taught to sew by her mum and worked tirelessly on her children’s Holly Hobby sewing machine growing up. Today, she is rarely found without a needle in her hand and enjoys being driven to places so she c...

  • Classes with Helen Butcher

    6 videos

    Helen can’t remember a time when she wasn’t making something. As a young child her greatest joy was the ‘useful box’ which lived in the cupboard under the stairs and was the repository for empty egg boxes, cereal packets and yogurt pots. All fantastic stuff to feed a creative mind.

    When Helen wa...

  • Classes with Kate Percival

    3 videos


    It is with sadness that we share that Kate Percival, a delightful quilting friend and frequent contributor to justhands-on.tv, passed away.

    Kate’s hand stitching techniques have been an inspiration for many quilters. She always aimed to create patterns that are fun, easy for e...

  • Classes with Julia Gahagan

    4 videos

    Julia loves making miniature quilts on a variety of themes – – especially small, pictorial quilts with little villages and sea sides. Her quilts have been inspired by travel in the UK & the Mediterranean.

    She also loves Christmas themed patchwork & quilting. This is reflected in many of her desi...

  • Classes with Jamie Malden

    9 videos

    Jamie brings a refreshing, accessible and comprehensive range of textile art ideas to inspire people of all levels.

    Jamie has a Master’s Degree in Art & Design, BEd (Hons) 2:1, and City & Guilds Machine Embroidery.

    She founded and ran The Charterhouse Square, one of London’s top, independent Pr...

  • Classes with Hilary Beattie

    4 videos

    Hilary is an award winning textile artist and quilter who works with a wide range of textiles and mixed media.

    Hilary loves to design and make her own materials using fabric, paper and paint. Then she uses these together with commercial materials to produce quilts and collages that reflect the b...

  • Classes with Angela Madden

    10 videos

    Angela Madden is an internationally recognised quilter, teacher and author.

    After working for many years as an Occupational Therapist, Angela gained a degree in adult education and changed direction to pursue her interest in patchwork and quilting.

    Angela has won awards for her quilts at all th...

  • Classes with Janet Clare

    8 videos

    Janet enjoys quilting, dressmaking, knitting, painting, drawing, gardening, baking and reading. She likes to be creative every day and loves being in her studio with her thrifted and hand-me down treasures.

    With over 25 years as a textile designer and teacher, Janet regularly hosts talks and wor...

  • Classes with Claire Campion

    9 videos

    Claire is a modern quilt designer and teacher, based in Stratford Upon Avon in the UK.

    Claire has always had a love for sewing which was reignited when her children were born and needed a creative outlet for herself. It wasn’t long before quilts were the only thing she wanted to sew.

    In 2020, d...

  • Classes with Vendulka Battais

    5 videos

    Vendulka Battais is an award winning textile artist, tutor and half of the couple running textile studio OliVen in the heart of Suffolk.

    Vendulka started her creative journey making clothes from remnants with her mum in the Czech Republic. She learned simple patchwork when she moved to the UK a...

  • Classes with Dionne Swift

    6 videos

    Dionne paints with stitches to create dynamic, vibrantly coloured textiles. Her needle becomes her pen and thread her ink. The scale, emotion, and energy of her landscapes are inspirational.

    Dionne is a graduate of Goldsmith’s College, London University. She has a Masters in Textiles from UCE. A...