Advanced | 1 hour
Taught by Sue Nickels
For everyone who wants to learn or improve free motion quilting at home, this workshop is for you. Free motion quilting gives you total control over the direction and stitch length of your quilting, which Sue shows you how to achieve. From machine settings to threads, tools and tips – Sue walks through the basics of free motion techniques, from stippling through cabling and feathers so you will be set up to create any number of designs on your quilt.

What you will learn:
— Preparing sewing machine for free-motion quilting
— Securing starts and stops as well as controlling tension and stitch length
— Free-motion techniques: Stippling, cables and feathers
— Quilting around appliques
Chapters
Introduction
00:39
Materials
06:40
No-Mark Quilting
12:30
10:13
06:05
05:21
Marked Quilting
11:03
14:23
07:29
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Sewing machine
  • open toe darning foot
  • Bernina stitch regulator (optional)
  • rubber glove finger tips
  • thread
  • straight stitch throat plate
  • needles
  • curve tipped scissors
Discussion
Notes
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Transcript
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