Quilter’s Favorites: Share and Learn and a Giveaway too!

Today SewCalGal is delighted to be participating in Geta Gramma's (Geta's Quilting Studio) Quilter's Favorites.  There are many  bloggers that are linking up on Geta's site, all sharing tips, tricks and tutorials, plus there are some giveaways along the way too.  I hope you will visit Geta's blog and all the blogs that are participating … Continue reading Quilter’s Favorites: Share and Learn and a Giveaway too!

2012 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge – December Recap

 I want to recognize and formally thank Patsy Thompson, our December FMQ Expert for her amazing tutorial.    Patsy provided us with an excellent tutorial which showed us how to create spectacular borders using a variety of free-motion quilting designs:       Everyone had fun with this tutorial, some incorporating their own designs, but all learning … Continue reading 2012 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge – December Recap

2012 Free-Motion Quilting – Grand Prize Entries

For those that are participating in the 2012 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge (FMQ) this is the post for those that want to enter to win a Grand Prize. First, I want to recognize and thank all of our FMQ Experts as without their help this challenge would never have happened:   Leah Day,   Ann Fahl, Diane Gaudynski,   Susan Brubaker … Continue reading 2012 Free-Motion Quilting – Grand Prize Entries

2012 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge – November Recap – Sarah Vedeler

First, I want to recognize and formally thank Sarah Vedeler, our November FMQ Expert for her wonderful tutorial.    Sarah's excellent tutorial showed us how to create different FMQ Swirls:       Everyone had fun with this tutorial, some adapting the technique to make swirls in a variety of shapes and sizes.   At the point … Continue reading 2012 Free-Motion Quilting Challenge – November Recap – Sarah Vedeler

2012 FMQ Recap – August

First, I want to recognize and formally thank Wendy Sheppard, our August FMQ Expert for her wonderful tutorial. Wendy shared many FMQ insights with us and provided a fun tutorial to create beautiful Jester Hats.  She also recently posted on her blog, a "Thread Talk" post that also shared insights that will help participants with the Jesters … Continue reading 2012 FMQ Recap – August

2012 FMQ Recap – July

First, I want to recognize and formally thank Angela Walters, our July FMQ Expert for her wonderful tutorial.  Angela shared many FMQ insights with us and provided a fun tutorial to create tile designs. Everyone had fun learning and/or improving their FMQ skills using Angela's tutorial. At the point of writing this post, there are ~140 quilters … Continue reading 2012 FMQ Recap – July

Fun Friday: Sewline Fabric Marking Pencils

Sewline is the sponsor of today's Fun Friday giveaway.  The winner will receive a Sewline mechanical fabric pencil with ceramic leads. The Sewline fabric marker is a easy to use marker that is perfect for sewing, quilting and embroidery enthusiasts.  The fine tip, with ceramic technology leads, make it an easy to use marking tool … Continue reading Fun Friday: Sewline Fabric Marking Pencils