Classes/Patterns/Books

"Dazzling Daisey Table Runner" Class only
In this class you will learn how to use overlays, applique and how to work with a triangle base layout.  


"Spinner" pattern and class
In this class you will learn how to make a diamond chain by strip piecing.  Learn how to incorporate overlays into your quilts and easy ways to cut from templates. To order go to Delightful Piecing
25" x 25"
 "Overlapping Stars" pattern and class.
This is a fast project that goes together quickly.  As you piece the catchy stars you will learn how to stack and whack fabrics, how to use stripes and how to sew a triangle base layout. 
To order go to Delightful Piecing
17" x 52"

"Pinwheel Pizzazz"  pattern and class
Make these pinwheels by cutting triangles from strips of fabric. There are no inset seams. It is hard to comprehend how this nifty table runner is pieced but is so simple. To order go to Delightful Piecing

17" x 38"
Book "Diamond Chain Quilts"
From this book create dramatic new daisy, pinwheel and hexagonal quilt
designs with diamond chains, also build your skills with easy ways
 to strip piece diamonds, master Y seams, and more.


 Book "Simply Triangles"
From this book you can create complex-looking designs
for any size quilt by combining simple triangles.
Learn how to use color and value to make your quilts glow.
Try a variety of skill-building techniques from strip piecing to Y-seams.
     To order go to Delightful Piecing


"Stacking Birds" Pattern in "Simply Triangles" book.
In this class the techniques taught are: Cutting 60 degree triangles and stack n whack. 
 


 "Dazzling Daisies" Pattern in "Simply Triangles" book.
In this class the techniques taught are: applique, using overlays and 
working with 60 degree triangles.
 


Book "Star Struck Quilts"
Create 9 shimmering star quilts to adorn the walls of your home.  Mix and match 9 stars with classic quilt blocks and 4 layouts to create up to 27 bed-size quilts.  Build your star-making skills-start out                                with simple patterns and move to more complex patterns as you learn.                            To order go to Delightful Piecing

"Gradient Star" Pattern in "Star Struck Quilts" book.
Techniques taught in class: Learn how variegated fabric can play in 
designing. Learn how to cut diamonds and "Y" seams made simple.





 "Star Tricks" Pattern in "Star Struck Quilts" book.
In this class the techniques taught are: learning to
 cut diamonds from strip sets, tips on "Y" seams.





Chinese Checkers 

pattern in book "Diamond Chain Quilts".

This stunning quilt is made from simple triangles. Strip piecing makes the project fast and fun.
Size: 40" x 40".  Pattern in "Diamond Chain Quilts"



Spinning Pinwheels pattern and class.

This quilt is made with a triangle layout. Once the triangles are completed they are sewn into rows and the the rows arranged into the quilt. Each triangle only has two pattern pieces, and there are no "Y" seams to sew -- making this quilt fast and fun to sew.
Size:

Price: $5.00 plus shipping. To order go to Delightful Piecing 


Diamond Chain pattern
The graduation of background fabrics gives this design beautiful depth; while the diamond chain running through the quilt creates a complex look. When broken down into 10" squares, the quilt/wall hanging is pretty simple to piece.
Size: 56" x 56" wall hanging
76" x 96" full quilt

Price: $10.00 plus shipping. To order go to Delightful Piecing 
Diamond Chain


Denim/Flannel Ragged pattern.

A fun way to use denim scraps without quilting or knotting, this quilt can be customized with different mixes of flannel and denim to create your unique look. Adding flannel creates a very colorful throw or full size comforter.
Size: 63" x 85" throw
85" x 106" full

Price: $10.00 plus shipping. To order go to Delightful Piecing 
Denim/Flannel Ragged

Cactus Star pattern and class.

Using traditional piecing and paper piecing, this pattern makes a great length-adjustable table runner. Fabric yardage is for a three block table runner; for a different size adjust the number of blocks.
Size: 19" x 49" table runner
Price: $5.00 plus shipping. To order go to Delightful Piecing 

Star Chain pattern and class.
Star Chain is pieced in a triangle base layout. The triangles are sewed together into rows, the rows into strips, and then the strips into the table runner.
Price: $5.00 plus shipping. To order go to Delightful Piecing

The techniques taught in this class are: Cutting shapes from strip sets, making "Y" seams simple and how to use templates.