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Over the years I have gained quite a bit of fmq know-how which I haven't always managed to implement. What this book did for me was to bring it all together ...


Good way to use practice pieces - crazy mom quilts: Free Motion Quilting For Beginners (and those who think they can't)

Stippled Free Motion Quilting on Mini Quilt Sandwich

how to free motion quilt (stippling)

Elven Garden Quilts: Epic adventures in FMQ


You can't decide which quilt designs to use on your quilt top.

free motion quilting | Leah Day

In hindsight it was possibly not the best decision, but I'm still learning this quilting lark and can forgive myself a few mistakes along the way.

Open Spiral Quilting and other free motion ideas

I can't emphasize enough how weird free motion quilting is. This quilting technique uses your machine in a totally different way so that most of the things ...

free motion quilting | Leah Day

Choose an easy, allover free-motion quilting texture that doesn't require marking.

Detail of Log Cabin quilt from Easy and Fun Free-Motion Quilting

Find this Pin and more on Quilting, stippling etc. -wzory, pomysły, inspiracje. by Cal Moore.

Quilt made in different colors and different quilting

stippling Herringbone by Christa Watson; free quilt pattern designed for Camelot Fabrics

The ...

Not sure what to quilt on your favorite quilt top? Click through and learn a

how to quilt Stippling | quilting tutorial

... bed quilt, and quilted it with the same stipple. Go with what ya know, ya know? Plus I was tight on time and didn't even really know about other FMQ ...

quilted by Angela Walters - like the straight lines nmixed in with the stippling

how to free motion quilt - stipple pattern video

free motion quilting | Leah Day

Star Crossed Stitch quilt - fmq baptist fans tutorial by Don't Call Me Betsy

Take the time to properly baste your quilt.

Quilting a beautiful quilt for Lynette @gossypiumquilt #customquilting #quiltingismybliss #quiltersdream #battgirls

How to stipple quilt | Easy free-motion quilting design with Angela Walters

Check out these tips to get more comfortable with freehand stitching on your home sewing machine!

free motion quilting | Leah Day

how to quilt Stippling | quilting tutorial

::FMQ Workshops. Longarm QuiltingQuilting TipsFree ...

free motion quilting | Leah Day

Beginner Free Motion Quilting Stippling - Quilting Basics Tutorial #7 with Leah Day

Isn't it just so pretty?!?!? I have to say thank you again to Kelly over at Jeli Quilts for letting me test out this pattern. I already have another one of ...

Sewing projects

Domestic - Stipples of Spirit of Mother Earth, Vol. 2. Free Motion QuiltingQuilting TipsQuilting ...

FMQ Skills & Drills: Building from the Base (Man Sewing with Rob Appell)

Flower FMQ Tutorial, Kennedy

As a relative novice to FMQ, who is still getting to grips with the technique, my final pieces of advice are these:

Stippling or meandering machine quilting by tonya

12 Steps to Free-Motion Quilting

This also means that whatever settings you use for free motion quilting are the same settings you should use for ruler foot quilting.

How to Mark Your Quilt Top Tutorial

Simple Stipple Freehand Quilting

Meander No More, FMQ, Lori Kennedy. “

Free motion quilting tips

As with most quilts, we had the option to either do an all-over quilting pattern or quilt “to the block”. To keep it interesting, I did a jagged stipple ...

Sweet Stars Sew Along - Machine and Free Motion Quilting Tips and a GIVEAWAY!

Meander No More, FMQ, Lori Kennedy

Paths to Better Stippling/Meandering-this hint is fantastic for someone like me that is way too left-brained

Stipple: practice, practice, practice

What amazed me was just how fast a quilt this size got quilted using Stippling! Damn! Seriously! I would say an hour. One hour! I may have to use this more ...

After giving it your best try, you have decided that free-motion quilting just isn't for you.

It's hard to tell in this itty bitty picture, but the quilting on the light coloured fabric is amazing. It's like square stippling.

Clamshells with MicroStippling FMQ

FMQ Circles and Pebbles free tutorial!

A way to move across a quilt while free motion stippling.

Free motion Quilting, Stipple stitch, Meander stitch

FMQ: need to print and practice this. I don't know why I

Stippling - A common free-motion quilting stitch

Machine Quilting, Basket Quilt

Pebble Quilting

Meandering Quilting Lines & Swirls for Backgrounds & Borders | FMQ Tutorial with Angela Walters

A few people have asked me why do I participate in swaps. You make these beautiful things and then send them away to strangers and you don't.

... Quilts current guide to FMQ and have picked up some useful tips in the latest post (here), particularly on the best way to tackle meandering/ stippling.

For Rainbow Wave, I quilted each color in a different motif, one color at a time, starting in the middle.

Paths to Better Stippling/Meandering Machine Quilting

free motion quilting | Leah Day

... 4 Simple Ways to Quilt Borders


I also managed to finish the handquilting of my Giant Dahlia (last blogged here) and to get the binding on. I am so happy to have finished this UFO, ...

Meandering stitch

Nora's Rose Quilt, FMQ

I only crossed over lines a few times! Hallelujah! I didn't care, no one was going to notice when it was all said and done. Fluidity of the lines proved to ...

Until recently, the largest quilt I have quilted on my personal sewing machine was a queen-size. However, my brother-in-law is about to get married, ...

Quilting on Bernina Machine

Double Wedding Ring Quilt

The quilting came together quickly with a simple stippling with random stars thrown in. I also love the contrast of the black and white in the star and ...

Quilt all of your quilts yourself. (This is another way to say practice makes perfect.)

Free Motion Quilting Skills and Drills Tutorial:Meandering Motif

365 Free Motion Quilting Designs by Leah Day, available from Amazon.com

free motion quilting | Leah Day

My first FMQ baby quilt had very uneven stippling (but man, was I proud!). By the way - sorry these pictures are so small. These were the early days of my ...

free motin quilting beginner lesson with video

More Room Under Your Foot

free motion quilting | Leah Day

Ruin Quilt, Stippling, Lori Kennedy

Sharp Stippling is one of my favorite quilting designs because it's so easy to quilt and creates a beautiful flame-like texture on your quilts.

Easy and Fun Free-Motion Quilting

free motion quilting | Leah Day

Matchsticks Lakeshore Quilt Kit

As is often the case, I had a pieced block that was waiting to be quilted. It needed to be turned into a cushion for a friend.

Choose simple quilting designs.

What can't wait to be ripped? The triangle.

The key is keeping the ruler in position on the quilt and next to the ruler foot. I like using True Grips which help keep the templates in place so they ...

34" x 35"

free motion quilting | Leah Day