Heather Thomas

Creative Edge & Finishes

with Heather Thomas

Not all quilts need to end with a plain binding! In this class, taught by art quilter Heather Thomas, you will learn 10 different techniques for adding edges and finishes to your quilted projects:

  • Satin Stitch with Rattail
  • Two Toned Double French Binding
  • Sandwich Facing with a Wavy Edge
  • Gathered Ribbon Edging
  • Single Fold Hand Beading Binding
  • Raw Edge Sectioned Binding
  • Iron-on Curved Edge Binding
  • Ripped Iron-on with Twisted
  • Couched Fabric
  • Single Fold Ripped Edge with Fray & Couched Ribbon

Whether it’s a Two Toned Double French Binding or Burnt Edges, each of these techniques can add some extra beauty or funkiness to the edges of your quilts.

Heather will go over, in detail, using Rattail, Iron-on adhesives, hand beading and lots more. This is a can’t miss, fabulous class; packed full of interesting and unusual endings!

  • 6 Sessions
  • 2h 29m
Heather Thomas

Heather Thomas

Heather is a mixed-media fiber artist with a passion for color and a dedication to teaching. After a decade of making original yet traditional work, she began venturing out toward art quilting, embellishments, and mixed media work. She is the author of "A Fiber Artists’ Guide to Color & Design" and "Fabric Embellishing: The Basics & Beyond."

Class Resource: Edges & Finishes

Download this PDF for a step-by-step guide on Heather's 10 creative ways to finish the edge of your quilts.

Meet Your Expert

Download this video to listen to Heather share the importance of adding your own personal touch to your quilt projects and exploring new techniques.

Bonus materials available after purchase

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