Half-square triangles serve as the foundation for three stunning row-by-row quilt designs. Nancy Zieman demonstrates how to create Perpetual Pinwheels, Star Gazer, and Flying Home.
Incorporate these rows into the Trusty Triangles Row-By-Row Sampler Quilt, or use the techniques to create your own work of fiber art.
►►► Key Points in this VIDEO Tutorial (Trusty Triangles: A Row-by-Row Sampler Quilt Part 2 of 2) ◄◄◄
① Discover how easy it is to design, stitch, and enjoy a row-by-row sampler without cutting any triangles. Even the most complex-looking blocks are easy to construct with simple straight stitching—and no bias-cut edges to stretch out of shape.
② Follow along with this YouTube tutorial video for easy and accurate straight-stitch techniques for precise results. These beautiful row designs can be mixed and matched in any number of formations, for a quilt that's uniquely your own.
③ Half-square triangles serve as the foundation for three more stunning quilt row designs.
④ Three row designs include Perpetual Pinwheels, Star Gazer, and Flying Home.
⑤ Nancy's Corner segment features Phyllis Lawson, Author of Quilt of Souls.
→ Via Skype, Phyllis discuss her book that relays how at a very young age and in the middle of an unsettling move, quilting gave her the courage to heal and succeed in life by way of her grandmother who pieced together a quilt from the clothes of loved ones while telling stories of their lives and death, and forever bonding grandmother and granddaughter.
Public television's longest-running sewing and quilting program has been the source for innovative sewing, quilting and embroidery techniques and has inspired hobbyists nationwide since host Nancy Zieman transformed the television studio into her classroom in 1982.
The first Sewing With Nancy program aired on cable TV in 1982. Initially, the programs were videotaped in Nancy’s living room with a camera crew of one person and 13-hour taping days! In the early years,…