Tag Archives: free motion quilting

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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Stash Report And The Little Diva

Nothing in or out this week. I’m quilting the Stitching To Dye piece after a morning of frustration with my sewing machine. I finally figured out it didn’t like the thread I was using to FMQ. I switched it out … Continue reading

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Four Steps On The Journey

It’s time to start thinking about what worked and what didn’t this year, and possible goals for next year. I like to live with ideas before I embrace them. I need to know we can have a working relationship. The … Continue reading

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The Other Side

So far this week hasn’t been very productive. I quilted the other side of the Market Bag, which went better and faster than the first side. I even trimmed away the extra backing and batting. I took a picture of … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Liberated Play

No fabric in this week. I finished up the liberated piecing blocks by putting them together in a small quilt the size of a placemat. This piece is my creative play for the month. I’m beginning to wonder if I’ll … Continue reading

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Stash Report And The Forever Bag

No fabric in this week. I used a small amount adding the sleeve to the Stitch To Dye finish shown in the previous post. Now I’m back to working on the Market Bag. This bag is taking me forever to … Continue reading

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I finished quilting the Stitch to Dye piece yesterday and made the binding. I don’t usually count fabric out until the quilt is finished, but I know I will bind it today so I am counting it. This is the … Continue reading

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