Learn the ins and outs of different basting techniques, using the proper thread, needles and tension and explore basic free-motion quilting. Do you quilt on your domestic sewing machine? Are you looking for more throat space? Come discover how that wide-open throat space of a Handi Quilter Stationary long arm machine is an amazing thing.
Building a library of free motion designs is fun - and it's easier than you think! By exploring different designs - from simple blocks to an all-over design, you can create designs that can be used to complete any quilt. Learn how drawing a simple shape and then connecting it to just using a part of it can make finishing your quilts fast and fun.
Have you ever wanted to try quilting in an improvisational style? This is a great class that will explore using improv techniques in quilting. Looking at our fabric motifs, block shapes and even using surprising thread colors can all be used to quilt in unexpected ways. We'll stretch your design choices and give you great ideas for completing your next quilting project.
Are you ready to take your feathers to the next level? Feathers are a classic quilting motif that has lots of design possibilities. Build on your basic feather skills by learning new shapes and styles to compliment your quilting repertoire. Then we'll round it all off by diving into exciting wasy to fill, echo and emphasize your beautiful feathers.