Category Archives: Techniques

Quilters’ Cutting Guide

  Last week, we introduced you to Deborah Rubles‘ Protective Guides and Ruler Holders. This week I would like to introduce you to her book, Quilters’ Cutting Guide. Deborah teaches us her Sliding Ruler Method for cutting fabric which is absolutely great for beginning quilters and for experienced quilters as well. Everything is explained clearly …

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A Tutorial from The Quilt Show – Mitered Bindings with Ricky Tims

Ricky Tims demonstrates another method for mitered bindings which I can hardly wait to try! I especially like the fact that it eliminates stitching the miters closed by hand. (Please note that if you subscribe via email, the video will not play. Visit Maria’s Quilt Scraps to view it.) FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg

Learn to Quilt with “Your First Quilt”
 – A New Workshop!

This workshop is for first-time quilters and those who have just begun quilting on their own and want to be sure they have covered all of the basics. No previous quilting experience is needed. You do need to know how to use your sewing machine. Everything will be covered including quilt terminology and the basic …

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Judy Niemeyer Demonstrates Inverted Mitered Corners

  For those who subscribe via email, the videos will appear as a black rectangle. Click on the title to view it or come directly to Maria’s Quilt Scraps. Quilters are sure to enjoy this tutorial from Judy Niemeyer ! FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg

A Free Scrap Fabric Guide

Craftsy is providing a free Scrap Fabric Guide, quilters are sure to appreciate. Click here to get your copy of it. FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg

New Pattern from Jenny Doan – Tumbler Quilt