In this technique-packed episode, pattern and fabric designer Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts amazes Alex and Ricky with an easy method for producing dozens of accurate half-square triangle units in minutes with just two pieces of fabric and her Triangle Exchange Paper. The "exchange" of ideas continues as Edyta shows how to enliven your quilts with diamonds, rectangles, and other shapes made from strips and using her clever "Strip Exchange" technique. Also not to be missed: Alex demonstrates how to design and draw a custom double-feathered wreath for quilting.
From Chapter One:
Alex teaches how to draw a traditional feathered wreath.
Edyta Sitar joins us and shares her quilts, personal history, and several tips for smashing scrap quilts.
From Chapter Three:
Edyta teaches how to sew perfect 1/2 square triangles and learn how to achieve wonderful scrap quilts.
Edyta teaches scrappy strip quilts.
Edyta shares her beginnings with quilting, how her grandmother-in-law taught her to quilt, and the inspiration behind Laundry Basket Quilts.