Fun Stuff for Quilters

The pages below,  are filled with lots of fun stuff and helpful information for quilters.

  I hope you enjoy them and find them useful! 

Karen


Common Yardage Cuts

A handy chart showing common yardage cuts.


Converting Inches to Yards

A handy chart for converting inches to yards.


Cutting Chart for Setting Triangles

A helpful chart for cutting corner and side setting triangles.


Diamond Cutter Ruler  

Helpful step-by-step guide for using the Karen Comb's 60° Diamond Cutter Ruler


E-Z Angle Ruler Instructions

This rotary cutting tool will save you time and fabric.
It is one of my favorite tools for cutting squares and triangles.

Fat Quarter Chart

A helpful chart for finding the number of squares in a fat quarter.


Finding the Diagonal of a Square

Helpful chart for designing quilts.


Formulas for Quilters

Helpful math for rotary cutting and designing quilts.


Quilt Backing Information

A helpful chart  for quilt backings.


Quilter's Gallery

View some quilts made by quilters in Karen's classes. . . they are awesome!


Quilt  Teachers

A list of teachers who travel nationally and internationally, with links to their websites.


Value Lesson

Helpful lesson on selecting light, medium and dark valued fabrics for your quilt.


 Video Tips

Let Karen show you some illusion tricks and piecing tips from her new book, Celtic Pieced Illusions! Click here to view the online video clip.  (Note: this clip requires a high speed connection and Windows Media Player.)

 

 

 

Links to other interesting places

These are some of my favorite places to visit on the Web. Most are quilting related; however, I've included some sites I've found helpful or interesting.

Enjoy,

Karen


INFORMATION FOR BEGINNING QUILTERS

Quilting 101 - Quiltmaking tips and resources

Ultimate Guide to Quilting

 

ONLINE CLASSES

Academy of Quilting

Craftys

Karen's class on Craftsy

 

OPTICAL ILLUSION LINKS

Computer Art Inspired by Escher & Vasarely

Grand Illusions

Hop's Escher Tiles

Illusion Works

World of Escher

Optical Illusions & Visual Phenomena

M C Escher

Many links to Optical Illusions on this page

Optical Illusions and Light

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT LINKS

Professional Quilter Journal

 

QUILTING LINKS

Lost Quilt Come Home Page - view lost or stolen quilts

The Quilt Channel

Quilt Guilds - if you are looking for a quilt guild in your area, this is a wonderful resource!

Quilt National - an international exhibition of Innovative Quilts

Quilter's Warehouse

Quilting Guide at About.Com

Tshirt Quilts - need a quilt made from tshirts? This is the place!


 

QUILT MAGAZINE SITES

McCall's Quilting 

Quilter's Village

 

 

QUILT SHOPS & QUILTING SUPPLY LINKS

The Cotton Club

Dharma Trading Company; Textile Crafts Supplies Catalog

Fat Quarter Shop

Hancock's of Paducah

 

Privacy Policy & Cookies     Contact Us     Site Map

Copyright © 2015 Karen Combs. All Rights Reserved
Designed and built by GloDerWorks.