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Trapunto samplers I & II

After trying trapunto on a quilt previously, I was eager to try it again when I saw Philippa Naylor’s technique in her book, “Quilting in the limelight… 128 more words

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Machine quilting sampler I

After learning to machine quilting, I practised for 2-3 hours per day for a couple of months.  I wanted to “get it” as soon as possible so I broke it down into bit size pieces and tackled each element of machine quilting and then put them together.   164 more words

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Machine quilting sampler II

I learnt to machine quilt in 2000 and decided to make a couple of samplers after making heaps of practice sandwiches.   This is the second one made in 2002. 380 more words

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Answers to Your Machine Quilting Challenges - part 2

Last week in part 1, I began this series to help troubleshhoot the most common machine quilting challenges I hear from you all. I got a whole list of them via my followers on… 960 more words

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Score 9d Experimentation

In one last ditch effort to try and figure out what else it needed, I sent an email off to my artsy fartsy friend on the West Coast for her thoughts. 249 more words

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Go! Qube Heart

Last weekend was our Staff Quilting Retreat. I had no projects on the go, so got to start something new!

I made this heart quilt! I was a free pattern from AccuQuilt, which meant I got to use my new Qube! 149 more words

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Score 9c Experimentation

Next I started sewing the red and green wedges shapes together.  I layered one on top of the other, put a few pins in it, sliced it freehand with the rotary cutter, chalk marked it, flipped and sewed it.   197 more words

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