Patsy Thompson has created the most stunning rope design that I think I've ever seen. In additional to sharing it on her blog, she has also shared plenty of tips that can help you learn to do this too. Just click thru for more info. If you are new to free-motion quilting and/or Ruler … Continue reading #FreeMotionQuilting – Ruler Work with Patsy Thompson
Today I want to highlight templates by Westalee, for stitching a Continuous Rope motif, using ruler work on a domestic sewing machine. There are so many ways to use this design in your quilts, but for today, I'm just covering the basics. There are three versions of the Continuous Rope template, where you can also … Continue reading #FreeMotionQuilting/RulerWork On Domestic Machines: Continuous Rope Design
NOTE: This is two-post day. If you are looking for the #CreativeGoodness Linky Party this week, click here (hopefully you'll still read this post too!). The first part of this post is for everyone, not just those participating in the 2015 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge: You are probably aware that I am an Affiliate with Craftsy and … Continue reading 2015 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge – Looking Back, Current and Another Sneak Peek on the Future
UPDATE: This post has been updated to announce the winners. This is the first time in WordPress that I've saved a published post to draft mode (while I was selecting winners) and then updating/publishing. If you receive this update via email/RSS feeds, please let me know. Welcome to the March Linky Party for the 2015 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge. … Continue reading 2015 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge – March Challenge with Patsy Thompson
Have you found good Youtube videos that you'd like to easily watch again and/or watch when you are offline? There are times when I want to watch Youtube videos without having to go thru Youtube. To clarify, I like having them saved on my tablet to watch at my liesure, as well as when I'm … Continue reading Downloading YouTube Videos for Quilters on the Go!
Today is the last day of the Machine Embroidery Blog Hop, where participating blogs are showcasing designs from the very talented Patsy Thompson Designs, as well as sharing tips, inspirational projects, and giveaways too! SewCalGal is delighted to be able to participate in this blog hop, which was organized by Kelly Jackson of I Have … Continue reading Machine Embroidery Blog Hop – Patsy Thompson Designs and a Giveaway
To a Quilter, starting a New Year can be like starting fresh with a clean slate. You can create new quilty goals and dreams and re-prioritize what you may want to work on and learn this year. The slate is fresh for you to decide. But, I hope to inspire you to think about a … Continue reading Happy New Year – FLASH Giveaway, Quilty Goals for 2014