Cutting Squares, Triangles, and Diamonds
Intermediate | 6 min 49 sec
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In this short video, Liza Lucy shows you her favorite way to cut stacks of fabric precisely and efficiently to make the most common patchwork shapes. You will learn how to cut a perfect square, how to use a 60-degree ruler to create diamonds, and how to cut squares down into half-square triangles and quarter-square triangles. Along the way, she shares excellent tips for using a rotary cutter, gridded ruler, and cutting mat.
Here’s what you’ll need:
Learn how to:
Cut stacks of fabric
Make the most common patchwork shapes
Cut the perfect square
Use a rotary cutter, gridded ruler and cutting mat
 
What you’ll get:
  • Easy-to-follow class teaching how to cut squares, triangles and diamonds
  • HD video lesson you can access online anywhere, anytime
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by master quilter Liza Lucy
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
456 users recommended this class to a friend
Mary Allum
this is a very easy, beginner class. I highly recommend this for anyone wanting to learn quilting and cutting
More than 3 months ago
Deborah Jackson
Thank you, That helps me understand rulers much better
More than 3 months ago
Nina Anderton
great demo on how to cut properly
More than 3 months ago