Tag Archives: free motion quilting

Sunday Stash October 3, 2021

No changes here last week, although progress continues on multiple projects. We have three months left in the year. How are you doing on your fabric usage goals? I expect to be back in positive numbers this month with the … Continue reading

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September OMG Finish

The Winter Pines runner was my OMG for September. I needed some free motion quilting practice before tackling a larger quilt. This was a perfect practice piece. It was fun to quilt and I love how it looks. I can’t … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 19, 2021

No change in the numbers this week. I’m a little over half way through the quilting on Waugh Street Christmas. I’d love to finish it this month, but there’s a lot going on this week. Some long days at work … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 12, 2021

I finished the runner that served as a practice piece for the Waugh Street Christmas quilting design. I enjoyed quilting this one and loved the design. It did exactly what I wanted it to do. Panels are such a great … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 21, 2021

No changes this week, but soon. I needed a break from the crazy quilting course. I hadn’t turned on the machine I quilt with since December. Pretty hard to finish quilts that way! Being so out of practice, it made … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash December 27, 2020

Hard to believe it’s the last Sunday of the year. The stash numbers saw some changes this week. I finished Tribes and a tank top made from fabric bought at Zinck’s in July. I also received a panel for Christmas, … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Free Motion

Free motion quilting (FMQ)is one of those topics that always gets a reaction. Some people love it, others not so much. Some find it intimidating. There are many quilters out there who are much better at it than me, and … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash August 18, 2019

I had a finish this week for some fabric out. Good to see the numbers going in the right direction. I wanted to finish quilting the acorn runner last night, but fatigue won out and I made the binding instead. … Continue reading

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The Quilt That Changed Everything

It was a typical Sunday afternoon at the sewing machine. I wanted to free motion quilt, my machine didn’t want to cooperate. I changed the spool position a half dozen times. I switched to a different needle. I re-threaded the … Continue reading

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What If Wednesday – The Original Plan

I’ve been quilting the chunky churn dash runner and it’s going slow. I free motion quilt something every three or four month, and it isn’t enough to get very adept at it. I have heard people that teach and write … Continue reading

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