Master That Mandala

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Have you ever looked at an Ice Dyed Mandala Quilt and wondered how the quilter approached  and executed the quilting? Are you ready to learn practical applications to divide and design a whole cloth Mandala Quilt top?

In this hands on workshop we will cover multiple avenues for planning, mapping and dissecting your quilt top so that you can design and quilt your own custom pieces with confidence.

It is so important you learn varying ways to make your designs come to life, that’s why I will be showing examples of planning, mapping and quilting on 4 different layouts of mandalas for you. We will use all the tools at our disposal to complete these tops, so get your quilt sandwich ready  and unbox all those rulers and marking utensils in that drawer.. because you’re going to be inspired to use them!

ready, set… lets go!

Sit down quilters and Standup quilters welcome, as always, prerecorded classes are available to watch and stream  at your leisure again and again!

There are very limited number of 22″ by 22″ mandala kits available for this class with coordinating thread kits and backing and binding suggestions. There is also a list of rulers and stencils utilized in class in your class handout.



Length: 12 minutes

Class overview and Materials!   Disclaimer: The bundle mentioned for the discount of items purchased in the same transaction of the class is no longer available it was a promotion that was available during preorder period up until 5/15/21 and only for items purchased in...

Master that What If? with Color…

Length: 45 minutes

Lets Narrow down areas to implement design constructs, analyze and imagine the possibilities. Use your worksheet printout below to take notes!

Master the Common filler Concepts

Length: 53 minutes

Many marvelous mandalas out there have ALOT of the same common fillers, lets discuss them here, but be sure to notate OTHER designs you have in your library as we talk about substitutes and varying options that might suit your individual taste. Use your worksheets…

Divide and Conquer-Stencil Ideas

Length: 69 minutes

Dividing your top makes symmetry so easy  when designing your mandala map out. Practice your design options over and over, you’ll see that as long as it’s symmetrical. Most Map outs look gorgeous on any mandala. use the worksheets below to practice

Master Putting it all together!

Length: 58 minutes

We discussed Color placements, stenciled Ideas and positive and negative elements lets put it all together to design for our own individual pieces.

Master the Ruler-work Fundamentals

Length: 13 minutes

This is a quick video to show you some best practices on holding and using your rulers. Please use a ruler foot whenever you a re doing ruler work quilting and be prepared with a ruler base for best results.

Master the Chartreuse Star Methods

Length: 89 minutes

There is no perfect way to map and stitch a mandala sometimes just creating and duplicating can go a long way. Symmetry (or close to, is beauty it will all just work, let the ideas flow. I sure hope watching me stitch can illuminate better…

Master the Aquadoodle Stitchout

Length: 66 minutes

Now that we have mapped out our stencil lets watch as we use some tools to get that stencil stitched out with ease!

Master that Abstract Mapout

Length: 22 minutes

lets make a plan for my abstract Gator Tail Piece! You need all the tools at your disposal to be successful

Abstract- Top Left Mandala

Length: 51 minutes

watch as I stitch out the mandala on the top half of my gator tail and the fillers separating it from the gator tail middle.

Rosie Stitchout

Length: 69 minutes

Lets use minimal markings and the dye’s on our piece to quickly stitch out the rosie design.

Master those Final Thoughts

Length: 25 minutes

Lets reflect on what we thought went well and what we might want to do better in the coming projects!