Foundation paper piecing is a great skill to use when piecing small, fine, or detailed quilt blocks. For some quilters, paper piecing becomes a favorite technique that they seek quilting patterns for. This video is a great introduction to the skill in case you think it might appeal to you or come across a quilt featuring the technique and need a little help. This Sew Easy technique is a great way to create unusual shapes and designs within your quilt. Use this method to ensure accuracy when piecing intricate or challenging quilt blocks.
How to Do Foundation Paper Piecing
In this quilting tutorial, sewing specialist Colleen Tauke shows you how to use foundation paper piecing for unique and challenging shapes.
Practice Foundation Paper Piecing with These Patterns:
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The Quilting Company also offers a FREE download that includes 3 FREE paper piecing quilt patterns! Included in this free Paper Piecing Patterns eBook from The Quilting Company is everything you need to know in order to quilt each of these patterns: Primrose Patch, Spring Hop and Zanzibars. Download your copy today and start paper piecing!
If you’re looking for another quilting video tutorial on a particular technique, check out our Sew Easy lessons to find it there.