I've had my first go at FMQ and I love it! There is a wonderful free class happening over at PileO Fabric and I decided to join in. I'm not sure if I will make both blocks each month but I WILL be following the FMQ teachings. Here is lesson #1.
I ordered my walking foot on Amazon but now realize I need a few more tools to get this flowing correctly. (Gloves, slider, proper needle). I loved doing pebble quilting. Here is my very first attempt :
The good news is I have all kinds of quilt tops to be quilted. :-D
I'm working away on the xplusalong quilt and trying to finish it before starting something new. I hope I can do that!
Just when I thought it was hopeless to find Duke on his dog bed and off of the couch...
Ah ha! He snuck on this morning when I wasn't looking! My son actually noticed and said, "Mom, look!"
He has been enjoying the hum of the sewing machine on his kitchen bed.
I did some FMQ practice on a new scarf for him! I have felt hearts all ready to hand stitch onto this. He posed for placement.
Time to make Superbowl food preparations for six 5th graders. Jack is having a party!