Inspirational Quilts and Free-Motion Quilting, from QuiltCon 2018

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

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QuiltCon 2018

Congratulations to the Modern Quilt Guild and all the amazing volunteers for hosting another amazing show this past week - QuiltCon was a huge success and certainly enjoyed by all the lucky attendees.  This show had brilliant teachers, stunning quilts, and a large selection of vendors and fabric manufacturers.  Something for everyone. Today I wanted … Continue reading QuiltCon 2018

#CreativeGoodness With Modern Quilting And Free-Motion Quilting

While at QuiltCon West 2016, this past February, this stunning quilt, by Jess Frost, of  Mount Stuart, Tasmania, Australia  caught my attention:     In addition to glitz, this quilt had inspirational free-motion quilting.   And a variety of quilting motifs.   Even beautiful swirls and pearls.   I hope you enjoy seeing Jess's quilt as much … Continue reading #CreativeGoodness With Modern Quilting And Free-Motion Quilting

#CreativeGoodness With Modern Quilting And Free-Motion Quilting

Today I want to recognize Pamela Gavin, of Bakersfield, California, for her stunning quilt "Modern Glacier", which was displayed  at QuiltCon West 2016, this past February.   This quilt drew me in to look and admire.     The variety of quilting motifs, as well as shapes and their respective fills, created interest.   Total … Continue reading #CreativeGoodness With Modern Quilting And Free-Motion Quilting

#CreativeGoodness With Modern Quilting And Free-Motion Quilting

While at QuiltCon West 2016, this past February, this stunning quilt, by Cheryl Brady, of Kansas City, Missouri, caught my attention:   Stunning quilt with inspirational free-motion quilting. An interesting variety of quilting motifs, creating a feeling of movement. And each design plays well with the others, as well as the pieced design. I hope … Continue reading #CreativeGoodness With Modern Quilting And Free-Motion Quilting

QuiltCon West 2016 – Albuquerque Modern Quilt Guild

The Albuquerque Modern Quilt Guild won an award, for free-motion quilting (machine quilting frameless category), with this stunning quilt that incorporated the design of their MQG Club Logo. The details are amazing and include a variety of FMQ motifs, from swirls.... to circles... to balloons blowing in the wind. Logo designed by Bob Lowe Pieced … Continue reading QuiltCon West 2016 – Albuquerque Modern Quilt Guild