Category Archives: Free Motion Quilting

Play Time

I finally took a little time to play around with some free motion work on the long arm.  I’m so out of practice. But this sure was fun! I’ve got a bit of secret sewing to do and I need … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ The Hawaiian Version

No, I’m not in Hawaii. I am in Arizona! Yay! But Hubby and I did go to Hawaii a few years back with his parents. It was a wonderful trip. I bought some Hawaiian fabric and a book on Hawaiian … Continue reading

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A Tiny Finish

Remember my Mick Jagger free motion quilted practice piece? The plan was to cut it up to make small zipper bags, but haven’t been able to locate my box of zippers. It is somewhere in the black hole of a … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ The Tie Quilt

A friend of mine recently contacted me and asked if I would quilt a quilt for her made from men’s ties. Hmmm….that ‘s a new one for me! She gave me a few tie scraps so I could practice a bit and get … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Beachballs

I started this quilt last week on a bit of a whim. I have no need for yet another baby quilt, but I ran across a small stack  of my hand dyed fabrics and had an idea suddenly pop into … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Metro Hoops Runner

It stopped raining just long enough to to take a few pictures of my finished table runner the other day. I found it very difficult to get pictures showing the true color of the hand dyed fabrics I used. This … Continue reading

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Conversation Heart Mini Quilt

Some projects come about in the strangest ways…..yesterday morning, I had just finished quilting  a lap sized quilt and realized I had a fair amount of backing fabric left. Rather than taking it off the frame, I cast about for … Continue reading

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