Graph Paper

When drafting quilt patterns, graph paper can be used to easily transfer the design. Graph paper comes in many different grid sizes (1/8 inch, 1/4 inches ….) and paper sizes (8 1/2 inches x11 inches , 12 1/2 inches x 12 1/2 inches ….). Graph paper for quilting is a great tool. It is inexpensive and… Continue reading Graph Paper

Grids

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Quilters often use grids to design their quilts. Grid quilting systems are used in most quilts with the exception of free-form-piecing, crazy quilting and applique. Understanding the “grid” can help you draft and piece your block/quilt pattern. Watch the video below to learn how quilters use different grids when drafting their blocks. If you are interested… Continue reading Grids