Free motion quilting patterns
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I think you know the way to get really good at something. Practice EVERYDAY. It's what will develop that all-important muscle memory.
Gloria Borges saved to Quilts...Stitches
It's said over and over again, practice is important when it comes to free motion quilting. This implies we make a bunch of practice pieces, but really, how long does it take before we're sick of maki
Connie Abbitt saved to quilting
Today, it's all about the 5 things you need to know about thread when free motion quilting. I'm going to use the Sapphire 930 to show you some different ways the sewing machine can be threaded. Yes - it does make a difference! Next up, I'll chat about thread weights and how they can affect the...
Carol Ann saved to Quilting and Appliqué
I've had the chance to review the book Free Motion Quilting for Beginners (and those who think they can't), by Molly Hanson. I love that title! I'm a big proponent of quilting your own quilts, as you
Ronja saved to Helpful hints
Learn how to quilt the Hooked Feather Filler Design in this longarm quilting video tutorial from Angela Huffman and APQS longarm machines.
Mary Hiatt saved to Quilting designs
As a quilter, it’s always a good idea to have quilting designs in your arsenal of go-to techniques…especially if you’re quilting for others. Here are our five most popular border design tutorials from the APQS blog.
patsy geel saved to borders
Free motion quilting can be tricky to get the hang of when you are just starting out. One thing that can make it easier and less intimidating is drawing or transferring the quilting design or motif onto the quilt top or project. Ashley Hough shows you how to do this using freezer paper, which eliminates the need to draw directly on the fabric.
Finished your quilt top and ready to quilt? Continue reading for 10 quilting designs for beginners perfect for your first quilt!
Janet Powell saved to Quilts
Free Motion Quilting for beginners. Tips to solve free motion quilting problems:uneven tension or stitches, backing fabric fold plus notions that will help.
beth west saved to Quilting tips & tricks