Thread Twist by Dr. Bob
5 hours | July 16, 2018Bob Purcell (Chief Threadologist of Superior Threads) discusses S and Z twist and micro strands that make up the final product. Having a higher twist-per-meter on a thread results in having a smoother, stronger, less lint thread.
"Thread Therapy with Dr. Bob" Weight System Explained
1 day | July 15, 2018Bob Purcell (Chief Threadologist of Superior Threads) discusses the weight system used for thread. http://www.superiorthreads.com/refere... Tex, Denier, #, Composition, and Thread Weight are all used to describe the thickness of a fiber.
Thread tension and trouble shooting guide
3 days | July 13, 2018The series by Dr. Bob of Superior Threads continues with a talk on Thread Selection and trouble shooting guide.
Thread Theapy with Dr. Bob, Needles part 2
4 days | July 12, 2018Part 2 of the talk on needles by Dr. Bob of Superior Threads
Thread Theapy with Dr. Bob, Needles part 1
5 days | July 11, 2018Dr. Bob of Superior Threads talks through the use of needles in your quitling. Here is part 1 of his talk on needles.
5 days | July 11, 2018Carrie Nelson from Moda Cutting Table talks about Christmas projects in July - yikes, I guess it is time to start planning projects to get gifts made on time. The triangle pouch has several uses. Even better it doesn't need much fabric and a great way to use up scraps. She has
Giant Block Tutorial
6 days | July 10, 2018Ever wonder what a block would look like if you enlarged it into a huge size? How could you use the blocks to make a quilt? Erica of Kitchen Table Quilting is sharing monthly giant block tutorials in a 24" size. I love the combination of June and Feb blocks together. She
Visiting the Barn Quilt Capital Vlog
6 days | July 10, 2018If you recall, there was a vendor at our recent quilt show that sold Barn Quilts. I have always thought they were so cool but of course, living in Regina never had a place to hang one so never took the time to learn more about them. Stephanie, from Quilt Addicts Anonymous, shot a video
Easy Bargello Quilt
6 days | July 10, 2018Do you love bargello quilts but are a bit intimidated to make one? Here is a video by Donna from Jordan Fabrics using ombre fabric to make a much easier version of a bargello quilt. You cut strips but with the color variation in the fabric provides the change in colors that you see in
1 week | July 9, 2018A reminder on the Challenge issued by the Program leads, Colleen M and Elaine C. “New for me” – Try a new technique or a new block!Make a placemat with the size of your choice.We are suggesting that these placemats be donated to Meals on Wheels.Placemats will be judged in
How to make a Hanging Sleeve
1 week | July 6, 2018Rather than instructions, here is a video from Shabby Fabrics on how to make a Hanging sleeve. Hanging sleeves are useful for wall hangings, or for quilts you're bringing to quilt shows or competitions. Jen shows you how to add a hanging sleeve to your
Organize Sewing Supplies
1 week | July 5, 2018When you need a break from the hot temperatures this summer, here are 45 ideas from allpeoplequilt.com to organize your sewing supplies and