Modern Quilting eCourse provides all you need to know to be a modern quilter. Quilting falls into two general categories, traditional and modern. This ecourse concentrates on modern quilting – design, style, form and more and is for all modern quilters no matter what their skill. We shall look at the individual components that make up each style. What is it? A 12 month ecourse enabling you to understand and create modern quilts. Who is it for? Beginners to experienced quilters. All quilters interested in design and modern quilts and wish to build their design skills. What will participants achieve? A bank of knowledge about different kinds of modern quilts including modern, modern traditional, contemporary, art, pictorial and digital. They will gain practical knowledge of quilt design appropriate to modern quilts to develop their own style and voice with the tutor input. Monthly projects can be made, the input is up to you.

What's included in the price?

• 24/7 Access to the ecourse • Access to a facebook closed group where you can ask questions, post images of your work and share thoughts • Access to me as an etutor limited to 30 mins max a month • Monthly units for 12 months with practical information, examples of quilts and work, exercises to follow. • Design knowledge to help you create the quilts of your dreams

What you will need

You will need to provide all materials to make your quilts.


52 weeks



Karen Platt

with Craft Courses since 2015

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Karen is a fully qualified and experienced teacher of mixed media and quilting, for groups and individuals of any age. She is a hands-on designer maker of textiles, knitwear and quilts. She has been knitting for over 50 years, designing knitwear for over 30 years. She has designed her own textiles for over 20 years. She began quilting less than 10 years ago but designs all her own quilt patterns. Karen has been a teacher for over 40 years. Holding an Honours degree in Spanish and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education, Karen develops unique e-courses in design, colour and texture.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Intermediate level
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This course is taught online