Rainbow Floral Quilts
Join Eleanor and her sons in the land of good and plenty. Begin the journey setting up the ideal sewing center. Then, step back in time as this seven-part video series reveals the history of the highest peaks of "Delectable Mountains." Venture into forbidden gardens of large-scale prints and how they enhance the look of quilt projects. Travel East and stroll through the cobblestone streets into "Boston Commons."
#2301 Designing a Sewing Studio
Sons Grant and Orion help Eleanor set up an ergonomic sewing center and design wall for optimum efficiency.
#2302 Delectable Mountains Quilt, Part 1 Click here for book
Colonial quilters referenced John Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress for the name Delectable Mountains. "They went then till they came to the Delectable Mountains....behold the gardens and orchards, the vineyards and fountains of water." Eleanor shows a refreshing strip technique of slicing rectangles into peaks!
#2303 Delectable Mountains Quilt, Part 2 Click here for book
Eleanor scales the Delectable Mountain quilts in all color ranges! See how to sew the Mountain blocks together. Climb to new heights with a pieced or appliqued epi-center!
#2304 Delectable Mountains Quilt, Part 3 Click here for book
Mountains come in all sizes! Eleanor shows how to miniaturize the Delectable Mountain quilt. Machine quilting and a computerized label complete the climb.
#2305 Quilts with Stripes and Large Scale Prints
Eleanor takes some old time favorites and shows how to update them with new stripes, fussy cuts, and floral fabrics. Irish Chain, Log Cabin, and Wild Goose Chase quilts never looked better.
Eleanor travels a different path with this traditional quilt. Now, with her new, easy techniques, you will zip right through it with carefully arranged strips.
Eleanor shows how to take concentric squares and line them in rows, she finishes off the central strip with a wide band of color! Machine quilting and binding complete the sophisticated looking quilt.