Color & Quilting 101 with Michelle Renee Hiatt

Do you struggle with picking out fabric for your quilt projects? Do you find yourself second guessing your choices? Do you want to start incorporating more color into your quilt projects?

  • This workshop will arm you with the tools and knowledge to build your own color plans for your blocks, quilts and other projects.
  • As you expand your color awareness, you will become more comfortable with your color decisions.
  • Learn how to make the most of your fabric choices to create the effects you're looking for within your quilting projects.

Whether you're a traditional quilter or modern quilter, you'll improve your skills and sharpen your eye.

While we love fabric, there is a project and a place for that fabric.

By the end of the workshop you will look at your fabrics in a whole new way.

So, let's explore color in fabrics!

Appreciate Colors that just look naturally good together

Figure out how to arrange your fabric

Analyze your fabric so you can augment your stash with wise purchases

Identify Fabric Type and Color

Understand the Color Wheel

Understand Color Plans

Choose a Pricing Option

*When selecting payment plan, note that you can not received a refund for payments charged, and you will only be released of future payments depending on the classes viewed. The first month is non-refundable.

Instructor: Michelle Renee Hiatt

Michelle Renee Hiatt is an award-winning Quilter, Designer and National Instructor. Michelle has been sewing since before she can remember, and fell in love with quilting over 20 years ago.  

Michelle Renee is a certified Professional Process Expert (LSSMBB); she uses her process improvement techniques and applies them to her quilting and teaching others how to simplify their piecing while improving the quality of their quilt making. Michelle Renee teaches throughout the United States at National Quilt Shows and Retreats!

Michelle Renee is the designer for her own pattern line Sew On The Go and her designs have appeared in several international Quilting Magazines. Additionally, she is a Certified Instructor for Studio 180 Design and many of her patterns have been published in their Modern 180 pattern line.

Michelle Renee is known for her humor, enthusiasm and encouragement!  You can follow Michelle on her blog at: ​ and she can be reached through her website at

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course finish?

If you have elected the Limited Access Payment Plan you will have 60 days access, once the class is purchased (or launched).

If you elected Life-time Access Payment Plan, once the class is launch it never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.

How long do I have access to the course?

Depending on your Payment Plan choice, it is either 60 days or Life-time. See above.

Is the course downloadable?

The course itself is not downloadable, but there are PDFs that are relevant to the course that you will be able to access and download once you have enrolled in the course.

Can I make monthly payments?

There are payment options for both Life-time Access. With Limited Access you only have the one payment option.

Can I ask Michelle questions?

Yes. Absolutely. You can put questions and comments in each lesson and Michelle will respond a few times per week. By posting your questions and comments in these sections, everyone who is enrolled in the course can benefit. There is also a private Facebook group for all Michelle's online students which is quite helpful as well.

What are the lessons like?

You will have over 90 minutes of video taped lessons with information in which Michelle guides you through. At the end of each sections, Michelle has you test your knowledge (completely voluntary).