Build your skills as a quilter and sewist during the 2015 Skill Builder BOM, a quilt-as-you-go, modern, block of the month online class taught by Alyssa Lichner. For quilters of all levels beginner to seasoned! This block of the month includes lifetime access to the online class where you can access one lesson every month or work at your own pace (class cost is a one time fee). These monthly lessons include pdf's with step-by-step detailed piecing instructions as well as video tutorials teaching you the different techniques used in the Technicolor Galaxy quilt (60" x 60").
Even though 2015 is over you can still join this class at anytime! You receive forever access to the class lessons and a full 200+ pdf e-book! Join this online class now and get forever access for a one time registration fee.
The center Color Wheel block is pieced using Bias Applique, no difficult curve piecing!
The Star Point, Piano Key, and Scattered Geese blocks are pieced using foundation paper piecing.
The Arrowhead blocks are pieced using Raw-edge appliqué and the Orange Peel blocks are pieced using Turned-edge appliqué.
The Hexie Flower blocks are pieced using English Paper Piecing.
The corner background blocks are pieced using Improvisational Piecing.
Each block is machine quilted by itself and when all the blocks are complete the quilt is assembled using a binding quilt-as-you-go method.
The class includes the following:
To make gathering all the supplies for class easier, we have put together a supply kit that can be purchased in our shop here:Supply Kit
The Skill Builder Block of the Month (BOM) is a monthly quilt-as-you-go block of the month which I teach online here at Pile O' Fabric every year (it started in 2013). Each year I come up with a different quilt design and throughout the year teach a class on how to make the quilt with instructions and helpful videos. The goal of this BOM is to learn new piecing techniques, and build skill in free motion quilting. In the end you will have a beautiful quilt and much more experience! You can join any past or current Block of the Month at anytime and work at your own pace. Click the links below to see each years quilt.