Quilting with Low Volume Fabrics

 

Quilting with Low Volume Fabrics

 

Class Description

In the quilting community low-volume is synonymous with light, printed fabrics. In Quilting with Low Volume Fabrics, you’ll learn more about these ubiquitous fabrics and how to expertly incorporate them into your quilt blocks.

Cheryl Arkison will teach color theory basics and help you make more visually appealing quilt blocks. You’ll learn about:

  • Color saturation, hue, tints, tones, and shades
  • Blending low-volume fabrics of varying weights
  • Quilt block cutting and sewing techniques

You’ll learn how to achieve contrast through scale and texture by creating a monochromatic quilt block and how to add interest by adding a little pop of color.

Quilting with Low Volume Fabrics will inspire you to get the most out of your fabric stash and help you create designs that stand out.

Lessons

  1. Defining Low Volume
  2. Free Preview: Color Basics

    Cheryl helps you evaluate the color, hue, and saturation of your print so your blend of low-volume fabrics looks great.

  3. Monochromatic Low Volume Block
  4. Value Matters
  5. Creating Blocks with Value
  6. Low Volume in Background

Reviews

Beth Conkwright
 

I've already made a quilt top with low volume fabrics. You really changed my idea that quilts had to have a ton of color. I want to try using low volume for background fabric next. Thanks for such a fun class.