How to Foundation Piece a Quilt Block?

Answer Many people have done "Quilting", but are put off by the labor-intensive cutting and fitting process that makes a quilt block. "Paper Piecing", or "Foundation" quilting, takes all the hassle out of... Read More »

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How to Block Wikimedia Foundation Banner Ads on Foundation Projects?

The Wikimedia Foundation runs wonderful projects such as Wikipedia and Wikinews, but their annual fundraising campaign - with very large banner ads - can seem interminable. Here are quick methods t... Read More »

Does a String Quilt Need a Foundation?

Quilters use even small scraps of fabric in making a string quilt, stringing together a variety of fabrics in all colors and widths and cutting the sewn-together pieces into squares to make quilt t... Read More »

How do I frame& display a quilt block?

Choose a FrameSelect a standard picture frame that coordinates with the quilt block colors. The frame should be slightly smaller than the quilt block and should include a card board insert roughly ... Read More »

Instructions for a Kaleidoscope Quilt Block?

The kaleidoscope quilt block consists entirely of triangles and is easy for a beginner to assemble and sew. Many variations of the kaleidoscope are possible depending on the number of colors used. ... Read More »