Master One Movement and Open Up a World of Design!
Free motion quilting is all about coordinating your movements with speed of the machine. With a bit of practice you’ll be able to produce graceful designs with even stitches (get tips for even stitches here).
For quick progress, master one basic motion and build from there. In the following video Carolina Moore demonstrates how to make loops and turn them into eight quilting designs.
Loops are easy to learn and to master. The movement required will allow you to make fill designs, pebbles, and border designs from loops of various sizes and configurations. From there you can go on to feathers and more.
This is a great place to start, or to refresh your skills with free motion quilting.
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