Make a Modern Log Cabin Lap Quilt
Beginner | 28 min 52 sec
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In this beginner-friendly class, author, textile designer, and modern-quilter Annabel Wrigley teaches you how to make log cabin quilt blocks, then how to sew them together into a lap-sized log cabin quilt top. Begin with planning your design, choosing fabric colors, and cutting fabric, with several layout options provided in the class PDF. Then, Annabel will show you how to sew the log cabin block. Seaming your blocks together is a breeze, and by the end of the class you'll have the skills to create a log cabin quilt as small or as big as you wish. Once you start sewing one log cabin quilt block, you won't want to stop.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 2" fabric strips cut from a variety of solids and prints, no longer than 14". You can start with 1/4 yard each of 6 prints and 6 solids - make sure there are some light colors and dark. colors
  • Quilting rulers - a longer one for cutting strips, and a smaller one for trimming blocks
  • Fabric shears
  • Rotary cutter and mat
  • Spray starch
  • Pins
  • Seam ripper
  • Iron and ironing surface
  • Sewing machine and a neutral thread color
  • Optional: 1/4" quilting foot
Learn how to:
  • Make a lap-sized modern log cabin quilt top
  • Plan your design and colors
  • Sew a log cabin block
  • Sew quilt blocks together

What you'll get:
  • Video lessons on how to design and sew a modern log cabin lap quilt
  • 5 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from artist Annabel Wrigley
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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64 users recommended this class to a friend
Kirsten Love
Excellent step by step instructions of a gorgeous, aspirational quilt. I am looking forward to getting started!
September 8, 2022
Alana Leavitt
The class was very informative. Thank you
More than 3 months ago
I love your classes and how you explain everything! My very first project (finger puppets) was from your class and I still adore them very much. My goal is to try my very first quilt project with you soon! Thank you so much, Annabel!!!
More than 3 months ago