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for the
Generations Quilt Patterns Website


This Site Map lists pages on the Generations Quilt Patterns website to help you find the quilting information you are looking for quickly and easily.

Unless otherwise indicated the topics on the site map are in alphabetical order.


Administrative Pages


About Generations Quilt Patterns
Contact Us
Copyright Policy
Privacy Policy


Applique


Invisible Machine Applique

The topics are presented in the order of instruction.

  1. Introduction: How to Do Applique
  2. Applique Supplies
  3. Lesson 1: Preparing Applique Templates
    Trace, Cut, Glue
  4. Lesson 2: Preparing Applique Templates
    Turning Seam Allowances
  5. Lesson 3: Applique Techniques
    for Positioning Templates
  6. Lesson 4: Invisible Machine Applique
    Sewing Machine Setup
    Stitch Techniques
  7. Lesson 5: Invisible Machine Applique Instructions
    Sewing the Applique
  8. Lesson 6: Wash It Up!
    Washing Applique Quilt Blocks
  9. Lesson 7: How to Square Up Applique Quilt Blocks

Water Soluble Stabilizer Demystified


Beginner Quilting Techniques


Estimate the Quilt Size Needed for Your Bed

Standard Quilt Sizes and Mattresses Chart

Worksheet for Calculating Bed Quilt Sizes


Binding


Quilt Binding and Other Edge Finishes

The Bias Quilt Binding Debate
How to Make Continuous Bias Binding


Machine Piecing


Beginning Quilting Instructions

(Topics are listed alphabetically.)

Best Technique for Pressing Quilt Blocks

Half Square Triangle Technique #1 - Make a Pair of Triangles

Half Square Triangles Technique #2 - Make Single Units

Quarter Inch Seam Allowance


Paper Piecing

Foundation Paper Piecing Instructions: Intro and Preparation

Lesson 1: Stitching Section

Lesson 2: Joining Sections


Machine Quilting

Beginning Machine Quilting 101

(The topics are presented in the order of instruction for beginning machine quilters.)

Introduction

Set Up and Care of Your Sewing Machine

To Pre-wash Quilt Fabric or Not

Which Sewing Machine Needle to Use

Which Machine Quilting Thread to Use


Free Motion Quilting 101

The topics are presented in the order of instruction for beginning free motion quilters.

Introduction

Supplies for FMQ

Set Up Your Quilting Room for FMQ

Set Up Your Sewing Machine for FMQ

Techniques for FMQ

Tips to Make FMQ Easier


Quilting Feathers

Echo Quilting

Quilting Feathers: A How-To Guide

Quilting Feathers by Backtracking

Quilting Feathers with Spaces


Quilt Fabric 101

Bleeding Fabric Test

Choose Fabric for Scrappy Quilts

Fabric Grain Explained

How to Wash a Quilt Safely

Using Orvus Quilt Soap to Wash Your Quilts

Prewashing Fabrics for Quilting - Pro's, Con's and How-To's

Reasons to Prewash Quilt Fabric due to the Quilting

Starch Quilt Fabric

The Sad Little Penguin Quilt - A Tale of Bleeding Fabric

Water Soluble Stabilizer Demystified


Quilt Guilds

Quilt Games and Other Activities for Quilt Guilds

Guild Directory: Add or find a quilt guild


Quilt Patterns


Irish Chain

Irish Chain Quilt Pattern: Part 1, A Great Beginner Quilt with Room to Grow
Irish Chain Quilt Pattern: Part 2, Simple Changes, Knockout Quilts!
Single Irish Chain Quilt Patterns
Double Irish Chain Quilt Patterns
Triple Irish Chain Quilt Patterns

Jacob's Ladder

Jacob's Ladder Quilt Pattern Designs

Log Cabin

Chimneys and Cornerstones Quilt Pattern
Courthouse Steps Quilt Pattern
Log Cabin Quilt Designs

Storm at Sea Quilt Pattern

Storm at Sea Quilt Pattern, Part 1: Block Basics Storm at Sea Quilt Pattern, Part 2: Transform your Quilt Design


Quilting Tools


Blue Washout Marker
Chalk Pencils
Clear Thread
Olfa Cutting Mat, Self Healing Mats
Quilting Gloves
Quilting Paper
Supreme Slider


Sewing Machine


Features Needed for Quilting

What Makes the Best Sewing Machine for Quilting
Results from the "Best Sewing Machine" Survey


Feet

Darning Foot
Quilting Foot (aka Walking or Even Feed Foot)


Needles

Introduction
Sewing Machine Needle Sizes
Sewing Machine Needle Guide


Troubleshooting and Maintenance


Learn How Sewing Machines Work
Adjusting Sewing Machine Tension
Sewing Machine Maintenance

Troubleshooting Guide


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