Cutting Squares, Triangles, and Diamonds
Intermediate | 6 min 49 sec
Cutting Basic Quilting Shapes
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.
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
478 users recommended this class to a friend
Shawn Letourneau
very quick
3 days ago
Deidra Reay
She is easy to follow
February 27, 2023
Jodie Stark
Very helpful...she uses the edge of the TOOL relative to the fabric edge rather than the mat for more accuracy. My angles have always been a shade off. This may correct it. Thanks.
February 4, 2023