"Creativity is already within you, let us help you express it"
with Michele Scott
On-demand: Add paint to cloth background for impressionist landscapes read more >>
with Ruth Blanchet
On-demand: Open-source software for quilters, quilt designers and... read more >>
with Linda Schmidt
On-demand: Play with machine embroidery, fancy threads, foil glue and... read more >>
with Barbara Dieges
On-demand: No waste shortcuts for squares and rectangles units. Fast... read more >>
with Ruth Blanchet
On-demand: Develop a collection of unique art quilts through fun... read more >>
with Elizabeth Barton
On-demand: Learn to recognize and use inspiration in the world around... read more >>
with Daphne Greig
On-demand: Learn the fundamentals of paper piecing with a variety of... read more >>
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Such an interesting concept and fun way to create a beautiful quilt. Nancy is always right there to help when there was a question. Love her classes.
Michelle (in Two Fabric Applique)
Getting Started With Quilt Art
with Ruth Blanchet
This class will give you starting points for several different areas in Quilt Art. From finding inspiration and color coordinating, to straight piecing landscapes, applique and progressing to more advanced work of shading, shadows and threadwork. Develop a background, add your own ideas and get inspiration from others in the class. During the whole workshop you will make several small quilts that you can display as framed artwork or kept as a collection for reference.... Read more
Skill Level: Beginner
Yes we have Gift Certificates available. These are ideal for your quilting friends or family members. Gift Certificates are redeemable for any workshop from academyofquilting.com and/or downloadable from arbeedesigns.com.
After purchase, we will generate your gift certificate with the details of your choice (To: and From: - even Secret Santa if you wish) and electronically send you your unique gift certificate which you can either print or send electronically.
Purchase your Gift Certificate here: Your Gift Certificate
Have you ever experienced an online quilt class?
We have a FREE online quilt class available to you. We want you to experience what it is like to take an online quilt class with us. We provide detailed instructions with photos and video backup to make learning a success. We also offer a classroom forum where we answer any questions you may have about the project or quilting instructions. It is also an area where you will find other students sharing the same love for quilting. For more details >>
Our Free online class gives you instructions on how to make a useful book cover or tablet cover that you can use for yourself or give away as a gift. Optional features are included like a tab closure or inside pocket for a gift card (a great way to make your gift extra special). This is ideal for Christmas or anytime you need a gift. You can make many, in no time at all. Get a number of templates, learn various types of fusible web applique including blanket stitch and free-motion, have plenty of fun creating.
So come and join us now by clicking here and registering with us. We will send you details straight to your inbox. Remember it's Free.
In the Academy of Quilting you will receive:
- Detailed instructions enhanced with photographs and videos
- Online presentation of your work along with other students work (optional)
- A Forum to ask and discuss your questions with the teacher as well as learning from questions other students ask
- The opportunity to meet other students from around the world
- Classes that are competitively priced and unsurpassed in quality and detail
- Guaranteed satisfaction or retake the class free of charge when class is rescheduled
- One password for all classes - No need to remember multiple passwords, you will have your very own password to access all your registered classes
- Your own Academy space with a list of classes you are registered for.