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Free Motion Quilters

Beginners and accomplished free motion quilters gather to share techniques, patterns, tips, and learn how to free motion quilt.

The free motion quilting shown in the photo to the left is titled "Happy Scrappy" and created by Diana Baron.

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Latest Activity: Apr 1, 2015

Sewing Channel Posts

Thread Painting Words on a Quilt 1 Reply

Learn how to quilt / thread paint positive words on the surface of your quilt with help from Leah Day.Continue

Tags: free, motion, Leah_Day, tutorial, quilting

Started by Susan. Last reply by Patricia Jan 4, 2013.

Beginner Free Motion Quilting Demonstration

 Jenny Doan's daughter, Hillary Sperry, demonstrates how to free motion quilt.Continue

Tags: motion, methods, quilt, quilting, Hillary_Sperry

Started by Susan Jan 4, 2013.

Free Motion Quilted Vest

I recently took a workshop lead by Rosemary Eichorn in Fabric Collage and free motion quilting.  Loved the workshop.  Rosemary is so…Continue

Tags: fabric, collage, quilting, motion, free

Started by Cynthia Stockdon Nov 22, 2012.

Get Wired with Circuit Board! by Leah Day 1 Reply

Learn how to quilt Circuit Board, a cool angular free motion quilting design with help from Leah Day. See how this design works in a real quilt and some simple variations to get started.Continue

Tags: tutorial, method, how-to, LeahDay, technique

Started by Susan. Last reply by Patricia Jun 9, 2012.

Sew Cal Gal's Free Motion Quilting Challenge

I've been following along with sewcalgal's challenge and learning a lot.  You can join in any time and its free.  Here is my May…Continue

Tags: quilting, motion, free

Started by Cynthia Stockdon May 16, 2012.

Stippling 6 Replies

Does stippling always have to be small and very close? Or does it depend on the size of the piece you are working on?Continue

Started by Colleen Scott. Last reply by Colleen Scott Apr 29, 2012.

This is a sample I did just to practice. 19 Replies


Tags: quilting, motion, free

Started by Cynthia Stockdon. Last reply by dee Apr 29, 2012.

Free Motion Quilting Photos by SWN Members - Add Your Photos 2 Replies

While searching for free motion quilting projects by everyone here at SWN, I was not able to populate the slideshow with very many photos.  I know they are out there!  They are just not coming up.  There are three reasons why photos do not appear…Continue

Tags: showcase, slideshow, images, quilts, quilting

Started by Susan. Last reply by Sheila Apr 4, 2012.

Free Motion Quilting Video Tutorials

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