Quilting with Art Panels 1: Jody's Ladies

Quilting with Art Panels 1: Jody's Ladies

by Carolyn S. Vagts

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Overview

This leaflet is part of a collection of projects made with Jody Houghton's art panels. This first installment contains four designs that include Jody's ladies and cute sayings made into unique wall hangings—perfect for gifts. Each project is easy to make in no time, and the patterns are designed so that the different panels can be interchanged with others. There are endless possibilities for using these panels because they come in standard sizes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781573677240
Publisher: Annie's
Publication date: 03/02/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 8
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Carolyn Vagts is an award-winning quilt designer, the editor of Quilter's World, and the owner of a successful quilt shop. She is the author of Chain Links and Twist & Turn Four Patch. She lives in Lake Orion, Michigan.
Carolyn Vagts is an award-winning quilt designer, the editor of Quilter's World, and the owner of a successful quilt shop. She is the author of Chain Links and Twist & Turn Four Patch. She lives in Lake Orion, Michigan.

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Quilting with Art Panels 1: Jody's Ladies


By Carolyn S. Vagts

Annie's

Copyright © 2015 Annie's
All rights reserved.
ISBN: 978-1-57367-724-0



CHAPTER 1

Sisters Hope & Charity


Skill Level

Confident Beginner


Finished Size

Wall Hanging Size: 15½" x 17½" finished


Project Notes

Read all instructions before beginning this project.

Stitch right sides together using a ¼" seam allowance unless otherwise specified. Refer to your favorite quilting guide for specific techniques.

Materials and cutting lists assume 40" of usable fabric width.


Materials

• Scraps of assorted pink batiks

• 1 Sisters Hope & Charity panel

• ½ yard black solid

• Batting to size

• Backing to size

• Thread

• Basic sewing tools and supplies


Cutting

From assorted pink batiks:

• Cut 18 (1½" x 4") C rectangles.

• Cut 1 (2") B square.


From black solid:

• Cut 5 (1½" x 11½") D strips, 2 each 2½" x 13½" E strips, 2½" x 15½" F strips and 2¼" by fabric width binding strips.


Assembly

1. Trim panel to 5¾" x 11½" A rectangle centering figures.

2. Referring to Figure 1a, stitch C to B. Press C away from B referring to Figure 1b.

3. Stitch another C strip to the adjoining side of the B-C unit referring to Figure 2a. Press second C strip away from the unit (Figure 2b).

4. Continue to stitch C strips onto the B-C unit in the same manner referring to Figures 3a and 3b alternating sides and pressing between each piece until all pieces have been added.

5. Trim B-C braid unit to 3½" x 11½" rectangle centered on braid points marked with blue line in Figure 4.

6. Stitch three D strips, braid unit and A together as shown in Figure 5. Press seams toward D.

7. Stitch D strips to top and bottom of quilt center unit (Figure 6).

8. To complete quilt, stitch E borders to opposite sides and F borders to top and bottom of quilt center referring to Assembly Diagram. Press seams toward E and F.

9. Sandwich the batting between the pieced top and a prepared backing piece; baste layers together. Quilt as desired.

10. When quilting is complete, remove basting and trim batting and backing fabric even with raw edges of the pieced top.

11. Prepare binding and stitch to quilt front edges, matching raw edges, mitering corners and overlapping ends.

12. Refer to Making a Hanging Sleeve and Alternative Hanging Solutions on pages 10 and 11 before completing binding.

13. Fold binding to back side and hand-stitch in place to finish.


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Table of Contents

Contents

Pattern Services and Revisions,
Templates,
Sisters Hope & Charity,
Handmade From the Heart,
Sisterhood of Quilters,
Beach Babes,

Customer Reviews