Join artist and author Jen Hewett and learn to block-print your own fabric designs. Learn to carve blocks, print them with water-soluble inks, and build design repeats for custom fabrics you can sew into garments, quilts or home dec projects. An easy apron pattern is included for your first yard of block-printed fabric!
Liven up your wedding cakes with fresh flowers! Cake artist Jenny McCoy teaches you how to decorate five elegant cakes using a variety of beautiful blooms. Plus get her pro tips on balancing colors, maintaining food safety and more.
Join host Suzy Williams of Suzy Quilts and get the inside scoop on America's largest annual quilt show. Meet some of the industry's best as they share their favorite products, techniques and, of course, quilts!
Welcome to a four-week special event hosted by Angela Walters, featuring instruction from Bluprint's top quilters. From simple scribbles to full-on feathers, gain the skills you need to free-motion quilt like a pro in just a few minutes a day. Your program includes lessons, templates, worksheets and more. Enroll on your own schedule, then see how fast your FMQ improves!
Grab your project bag! It's time to make along with mother-daughter crafting duo Christie and Isa Beniston! Together they've sewn and grown, threaded and thrived, and turned their love of craft into their livelihoods. Now these crafting queens are tackling a new theme every week, each piecing together a project that inspires the other (and that you'll totally want to make, too). From embroidered mantras for the new year to personalized pet beds and much more, join them for crafting tips and tricks and a little life advice, because Maker Knows Best!
Just 20-30 minutes of drawing a day not only helps build your skills, but it also is a meditative, calming experience that can free your mind and open you up to new ideas. Join artist Patricia Watwood and start a daily drawing practice; all you need is a sketchbook and pencil. Learn observational techniques for conveying proportion, form and dimension. With each day's practice, you'll gain confidence, patience and peace as you discover the joys of drawing.
Adorn your home with a sweet and simple macramé wall hanging designed by Christine Naugle of Sweet Potato 3. Your expert guide, Vanessa Vargas Wilson (aka the Crafty Gemini), shows you how, step by step. Learn two beginner-friendly knots, then let the yarn do the rest!
Crochet a classic granny-inspired blanket (designed by 10 Hours or Less Designs) with expert guidance from Vanessa Vargas Wilson, aka the Crafty Gemini. Learn how to manage multiple strands of yarn at once so you can work it up in record time. Plus, get tips for changing colors seamlessly, adding edging and more.
Combine the garter stitch with two lacy textures to create this asymmetric wrap designed by Erika Flory. Your expert guide, Vanessa Vargas Wilson (aka the Crafty Gemini) shows you how, step by step. Get her tips on changing colors, weaving ends in invisibly (even with lace!) and more.
Embroider a pair of fuzzy friends with expert guidance from Vanessa Vargas Wilson, aka the Crafty Gemini. Using designer Jessica Long's exclusive pattern, Vanessa walks you through everything from preparing your fabric to hooping, stitching and finishing.
Get an inside look at the world of Angela Walters: mother, quilter and the beloved host of “The Midnight Quilt Show.” This season, Angela’s living the dream at home and on the road as she travels Down Under to Perth, Australia and then Houston, Texas. Get ready for a brand new stash of quilting adventures!
Stitch a modern quilt (designed by Natalie Crabtree) with a touch of appliqué! Vanessa Vargas Wilson, aka the Crafty Gemini, shows you how. Learn to create a perfectly smooth circle edge, then sew your two-toned beauty in place. Plus get tips for spray-basting small projects, along with easy crosshatch quilting with your walking foot.
Seaside blues and greens come together in this delightfully simple yet refreshing design. Just piece your 2.5” strips, slice and piece ‘em into this colorful quilt. The kit comes with everything you need for the quilt top and binding.
If you're up to the challenge, you'll be rewarded with the breathtaking new Bluprint-exclusive colorway of Slice of Paradise quilt by Quiltworx! This kit includes the pattern and all paper foundations, plus all of the Boundless Batiks fabrics you'll need to finish the quilt top and binding.
Scrappy, yet stunning! This quilt pairs pineapple blocks with a palette inspired by oceanside blues and neutrals for a winning combo. The kit comes with everything you need for the quilt top and binding.
Win best dressed at the fest by stitching up this crochet kit! A fast, fun granny square project, this boho bag will carry your essentials in style. Your kit comes the yarns and pattern you need to bring it to life.
Cables are front-and-center in this cozy pullover. Inspired by Quansoo Preserves, along the southern coast of Martha's Vinyard, this sweater is perfect for any fall activity. The kit comes with the pattern and all the yarn you need to knit it.
Knit seamlessly in the round from the top down, this straightforward pattern is designed for colorwork relaxation. And because it's totally free of pesky floats, this kit comes with everything you need to kick back and stitch stress-free.
Feline fans rejoice with a whimsically woolly knitted hat! Worked with just one color per row, the simple knit-and-slip pattern creates a clowder of cats peaking up from a fence. Best of all? There's no fussy Fair Isle or double-point needles required. This kit comes with sizes for children and adults, so you can stitch 'em for the whole fam.
There's an easy (and fun!) way to make fabric you won't see anywhere else: block printing. By carving a block and using it to stamp a pattern onto fabric — which you can learn to do in Fabric Design: Block Printing — you'll never stress about finding the perfect material for any sewing, quilting or home decor project ever again. But block printing is only half the fun: what you make with that one-of-a-kind fabric is what'll give you that awesome 'I did it!' moment.
Say buh-bye to the days of searching for that perfect bolt of fabric. Block printing is the easy way to create custom fabrics for one-of-a-kind sewing, quilting and home decor projects. If you're new to customizing fabrics, Jen Hewett, textile artist and instructor of Fabric Design: Block Printing, has must-know tips for beginners.
Who says you can't teach a robot to love? This little guy is shining with Valentine's Day spirit, and he's guaranteed to look oh-so-cute on top of your holiday cupcakes. Make him while blasting "Love Machine" to truly get in the heartfelt mood.
Add a little more love to your home — literally. This table runner is perfect for Valentine's Day, and it features the best of sewing, quilting and machine appliqué so all your skills get put to good use.
No, that's not an actual amethyst on a cake. But it sure looks like one, right?! With some food color, rock candy and modeling tools, cake artist Rachael Teufel, owner of Intricate Icings Cake Design and instructor of Bluprint classes including Show-Stopping Pour-Through Cakes, says it's totally possible to create a gorgeous and lifelike geode cake that's more like a work of art than something you'd eat. All you need are her tips and tutorials before getting started.