Foundation Paper Piecing Basics: Create a Butterfly Quilt Block!

Kylie M. Kelsheimer, Maker of random things.

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8 Lessons (19m)
    • 1. FPPB Intro

    • 2. FPPB Supplies, Fabric Selection and Preparing Templates

    • 3. FPPB Fabric Prep and Template Placement

    • 4. FPPB Sewing the First Seam

    • 5. FPPB Sewing the Second & Third Seams

    • 6. FPPB Trimming and Completing the Rest of the Templates

    • 7. FPPB Removing the Papers

    • 8. FPPB Finishing the Block


About This Class

Learn how to foundation paper piece a quilt block!

In this class, we will walk step-by-step through foundation paper piecing basics while making an adorable 6 inch butterfly quilt block.  We will discuss what supplies you need, tips on choosing appropriate fabrics, how to properly cut foundation paper piecing templates and fabrics as well as tips for sewing the complete block.  Enroll now to learn this new, fun skill and expand your quilting abilities!  

This is a beginner friendly class.

Supplies needed in order to complete the class project:

-Fabric (3 main, 1 background)

-Glue Stick

-Printer/Templates printed at 100%

-Fabric Scissors

-Thread (I use Aurifil 40 or 50 weight)

Make sure you upload progress images and your finished project for discussion and feedback!

I hope you enjoy my very first Skillshare class as much as I enjoyed making it!  Be sure to let me know if you have any questions and I will get back to you as quickly as possible.  Thank you!