Take your foundation piecing skills to the next level and create Chris Jurd’s Pickled Fish Quilt pattern featuring the Pickle Dish quilt block. With Chris’s expertise and guidance, creating this foundation pieced with curved piecing quilt block will be achievable for any quilter with a love of curved quilt blocks.
Includes instructions and digital pattern with foundation templates to make your version of the Pickled Fish Quilt
Full materials list included in instructions
Chris takes you through the whole process of foundation piecing the Pickle Dish block, from preparing the foundations through to joining the components with curved piecing
You’ll also learn how to create the border with curved piecing to finish the quilt design
Includes Chris’s tips on foundation piecing and the essential tools required to make your foundation piecing journey a success
Includes a gallery of Chris’s other quilt projects to inspire you
Detailed step-by-step instructions take you through all the processes from cutting your fabrics through to completing the quilt
Suitable for advanced-level quilters with experience in foundation piecing and curved piecing
Chapter 1: Meet Chris Jurd (4 min)
Meet quilter, designer and teacher Chris Jurd as she shares with you her journey in quilting and introduces you to the foundation-pieced Pickle Dish block quilt you’ll be learning.
Chapter 2: Prepare the foundation (9 min)
Before you get started, Chris shares with you the tools and equipment you will need for your foundation piecing, making your templates from freezer paper and how to choose your fabrics for each block.
Chapter 3: Make the block (44 min)
Chris shows you how to foundation pieced components of the Pickle Dish block and then she shows you how to join all the pieces together using curved piecing.
Chapter 4: Make the border (8 min)
Then Chris shows you how to make the border and what to look for when laying out your blocks to finish your quilt.
Chapter 5: Show and tell with Chris (8 min)
For more inspiration, Chris shares her gallery of other quilts with lots of examples of foundation piecing, curved piecing and some stunning scrappy quilt examples.