Tagged Cheryl Arkison

Tagged by Cheryl Arkison

Tagged Cheryl Arkison

 

My friend Cheryl has just debuted her first line of quilting cotton, Tagged.

 

She asked some of us if we would play along with a fun little word game she came up with to show off the fabric online! Each day, someone posts a quilt block somehow made with their assigned word, in tagged fabric. The end of the week spells out “Create Every Single Day”. My word was “single”.

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Upcoming Quilting Workshops, Sewing Classes, and Lectures

Along with the launch of my newest book, I am excited to be teaching some new sewing/quilting classes and lectures this season! My workshops are designed with the beginning quilter in mind, as well as a more experienced quilter who is interested in learning more about how I upcycle fabrics in my work. I have such a good time teaching others to love quilting as much as I do!

1- Upcycle Your Quiltmaking

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quilt binding

How To: Calculating and Sewing on Quilt Binding

quilt binding

Quilt binding is like putting your beautiful quilt in a frame. Sometimes it matches, sometimes it contrasts, but it should always be done well. Its what the user will often handle and see, the edges.

I have a video up on my YouTube channel showing my favorite method for creating and sewing on quilt binding. If you struggle with this step, don’t worry, so did I.READ MORE

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