We’ve discovered a great method for marking your quilt without the math. It’s an easy technique that uses paper and a triangle ruler.
Plus, in the following video Jennifer Keltner demonstrates how to set up for straight-line cross-hatch quilting. She also shows how to quilt the design without having to stop and start a new line of stitching at the margins.
A similar stitching pattern is also outlined in this article from Cooking Up quilts.
In the next video Jennifer Keltner and Vicki Hoth demonstrate a simple way of marking cross-hatch lines – without having to do any math.
It’s a great technique you’ll use over and over again, especially when you’re creating larger cross-hatching that can’t be achieved without marking. Click the image below to open the video in a new window.
Image Source: The image at the top of the page is from Diary of a Quilter.