Paper Piecing Tutorials
Foundation paper piecing makes easy work of complicated blocks and ensures perfect accuracy every time. Discover lots of tips and tricks for foundation paper piecing in this series of video tutorials.
Annie demonstrates how to prepare the pattern, position the fabric, stitch and trim to make beautiful and accurate paper pieced blocks. For this demo, Annie is working with patterns from our Air Show 2.0 pattern. Enjoy!
In Part 1, Annie explains the basics of under-pressed foundation piecing and shares tips for preparing the pattern. Folding the pattern before you begin sewing really makes this technique SO much easier!
In Part 2, Annie demonstrates how to position fabric on the paper pattern, then stitch and trim to make the block. From tricks for positioning the first piece of fabric to techniques for joining the block sections, Annie covers all the steps.
Paper piecing makes blocks quick, easy, and oh-so accurate. You're sure to love Annie's tips for folding the pattern and cutting the pieces. This is a technique that every quilter should have in his or her bag of tricks!