Free Motion Quilting Ideas
JDreamQuilts - Inspirations
This is a folding chair with torn leather exposing the inner padding, and was supposed to be in the dumpster. But one day an idea to cover it with quilt turn it into a piece of art. Being passionate with free motion quilting, I stitched a big dragonfly with pebbles, swirls, and flowers around it. It looks beautiful with lots of interest. For the seat, I did an edge to edge quilting with same dragonfly pattern to create unity. All the quilting were done on domestic sewing machine.
Are you excited to try free motion quilting, but still figuring out which designs is good for you? Then here is my top 10 designs to help you get started and comfortable with FMQ in lesser amount of time. I know many quilters starts with meandering, but I found out that deciding the direction of the path while quilting is very challenging for newbies. To solve this, unidirectional patterns like the sine waves, ribbon candy, wishbones and loops are recommended, as you can focus more on your speed