Want to create contemporary quilts? Wondering what it is all about? Find 100 designs with alternative colourways, layouts and ideas plus tips and techniques from a hands-on quilt designer and maker and fully qualified and experienced teacher.
All you need to know about contemporary quilts and designs to use as a springboard. For beginners to advanced quilters.
• 24/7 Access to the ecourse
• Private facebook group where you can ask questions, post images of your work and share thoughts
• etutor access limited to 30 mins max a month
• 100 designs to inspire
• Alternative colourways
• 10 layouts to use
• Techniques such as turning traditional blocks into modern blocks, improvisational quilting, use of space, fmq (free motion quilting) Bondaweb and how to really use it, piecing
• Identification and description of the contemporary quilt category
If you make the designs into quilts, you will obviously need all your quilting supplies.
This course is taught online
This craft course provider has been awarded Silver status for receiving 5 or more 5 star ratings from previous students.
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A lovely course with a great range of resources which I found enriching. Karen's input is individually tailored and demonstrates her breadth of creative experience and information.
I have recommended this course to a number of people and would not hesitate to do so again.
Response from Karen Platt:Thank you so much Anna
I registered on this course a couple of years ago and enjoyed it very much. It was well structured and the course notes were very detailed and incredibly useful. I enjoyed the high level of support given by Karen and from fellow students. I would highly recommend this course.
Response from Karen Platt:Thank you Ruth, so glad you enjoyed the course. It was a pleasure to teach you.
Karen is an enthusiastic & very experienced teacher & artist. I learned a lot from this course & was greatly inspired by her skills and work!
Response from Karen Platt:Thank you Sandra, I am so glad you learned so much from the ecourse.
I did this course a couple of years ago - would definitely recommend, very comprehensive and yours to keep so you can revisit it.
Response from Karen Platt:Thank you Jane
This course enhanced my basic knowledge of photoshop and gave me confidence to develop my own ideas and designs. Karen was always happy to help whenever I was unsure and the course notes continue to be of use.
Response from Karen Platt:Glad you enjoyed the ecourse Dianne. Always love seeing your work.