Craftsy has recently released a new class with Angela Walters, which focuses on ruler work (and free-motion quilting) on a domestic machine. I can honestly say this is an excellent class and a "must take" for anyone interested in ruler work, as well as learning/improving your free-motion quilting skills. I also want to clarify, that … Continue reading Quilting with Rulers: Free Motion Made Simple with Angela Walters (Giveaway too!).
I love learning about new books with #CreativeGoodness. But I get more excited when there is a new book for learing/improving our free-motion quilting skills. And, I come close to exploding with excitement when such a new book is written by the very talented Lori Kennedy (The Inbox Jaunt) and published by Martingale. Excitement overload! … Continue reading More Free-Motion Machine Quilting 1-2-3, with Lori Kennedy (and more)
Today I wanted to share insights about 5 inspirational quilts, with amazing free-motion quilting, that were on exhibit at the recent QuiltCon 2018 exhibit. The quilters that created these beauties certainly created stunning quilts: "Overlay", by Cassandra Beaver, Urbana, Ohio "Dixon", by Kathleen Riggins, of Camrose, Alberta, Canada "Over land and Over Sea", by … Continue reading Inspirational Quilts and Free-Motion Quilting, from QuiltCon 2018
QuiltShopGal is a BIG fan of Angela Walters and somewhat embarrassed to have not heard about this Free-Motion Quilting (FMQ) Challenge earlier. But hey, it isn't too late to join the fun, learn/improve your FMQ skills, as well as win prizes. Here is the scoop: Angela Walters kicked off a FMQ Challenge that is free … Continue reading A Free-Motion Quilting Challenge, with Angela Walters
I enjoy researching, learning about, as well sharing insights on new books packed with #CreativeGoodness. I'll confess, I get even more excited when they help us learn/improve our freemotion quilting skills, especially ruler work for use on a domestic, mid-arm, or longarm machine. And, today, I get to share insights with you about such a … Continue reading Rulerwork Quilting Idea Book: 59 Outline Designs to Fill with Free-Motion Quilting, Tips for Longarm and Domestic Machines, by Amanda Murphy
The Quilt Show has partnered with Gina Perkes, an award winning quilter, author, teacher, and also an Expert Free-Motion Quilting instructor, to offer a FREE 10-month program on ruler work. This program was officially launched by TQS this past July, but I think there was some confusion (at least … Continue reading The Quilt Show -A Free Ruler Mastery Series, by Gina Perkes
Today, I'm looking ahead with plans for creativity and hoping to inspire you to do the same. Maybe you already have plenty of handmade items for Valentine's Day, or maybe you'd like to make something new for yourself and/or a gift. Here are a few projects that have caught my attention: LEAH DAY Hearts and … Continue reading Ten Fun Projects For Valentine’s Day