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Foundation piecing

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The block I chose for Ryan's quilt.  Dunawi Creek: Foundation Pieced Quilt - Design Phase

Foundation Piecing is commonly called Paper Piecing because you sew the patches directly onto a pattern printed on a piece of paper. I prefer to use the term Foundation Piecing as not to confuse it with English Paper Piecing which is an entirely different piecing technique. I designed this block in Electric Quilt: Some benefits of Foundation Piecing: You can easily piece patches of awkward shapes with really acute angles (like A7 and A10 above). You don't have to consider fabric bias; the…

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A Great Use of Leftover Fabric! Strips of 2 1/2″ fabric turn into a lovely basket when fortified with interfacing and woven together. The designer used a packet of pre-cut Bali batiks for her version. Whatever jelly roll strips you have on hand are sure to be just as charming. The process mimics the baskets …

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The absolutely free patterns will change on a standard basis. You won’t ever be billed for patterns that aren’t prepared to send out. Before you place your patterns on your quilting computer you’ll need to unzip the files. Should you… Continue Reading →

Paper Piecing Patterns Free Printables | New York Beauty - Paper/Foundation Piecing

Definition of Paper Piecing - Quilting technique in which a design is printed onto paper and fabric pieces are stitched together on the paper for accuracy. I'm not very experienced at paper piecing. I have a tendency to not use a large enough piece of fabric to cover the foundation area I'm working with! So when Karen Neary from Sew Karen-ly Created was asking for pattern testers on a pattern using a New York Beauty block I volunteered. I can't show you the completed project yet, but it…

Cat Pattern by sonjaartisania, via Flickr

Here's a paper pieced Halloween Kitty for you to make. Have fun and send me a picture when you're done! Find the original pattern here

Free template and foundation paper piecing tutorial. Great for beginner quilters. Watch the video for a step by step walk through on how to create these fun flowers from your scrap bin.

Free template and foundation paper piecing tutorial. Great for beginner quilters. Watch the video for a step by step walk through on how to create these fun flowers from your scrap bin.