Category Archives: Longarm Quilting

Gwennie Progress

The quilting on my Gwennie Medallion has begun. I planned to use 60 weight Superior Sew Fine, but I’ve had a lot of issues with thread breakage. Now I am back to my old stand by, Glide thread. No more … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Quilting Gwennie 

I finally added the last borders to my Gwennie Medallion. The outer border isn’t exactly what I wanted, but this top was all from stash and I wasn’t about to go shopping now. Before I had the borders on, I … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday ~ Marmalade

I found the matching white fabrics I needed for the border of this small top and finished it up so I could get on to the quilting. I will be donating this small quilt to our local Habitat for Humanity … Continue reading

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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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WIP Wednesday ~ Quilting Gee’s Geese

From the beginning, I knew I wanted to quilt this top with a close “organic” grid. I have done this on a number of other quilts and really love the overall effect. It gives lots of texture without taking away … Continue reading

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Choosing Pantographs

I get questions about pantographs that I use on my long arm all the time. I’ve been wanting to put together a post discussing these as I thought  it would be helpful to new long armers. And here it is! … Continue reading

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A Custom Quilted QOV

Here is a recent QOV top that I quilted. This beautiful top was made by Val. I love this pattern! I made a quilt all in Denyse Schmidt prints a few years ago like this and am planning to do another soon.  … Continue reading

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