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The Inbox Jaunt
Just in time for Halloween, it’s The Spooky Spider Tutorial from our AQ contributing editor, Lori Kennedy, at The Inbox Jaunt. Let these quilted spiders crawl up the sides of your spookiest wallhangings. Lori takes you step by step through every stitch. You’ll find links to Spider Web, Spider Quilt, and Graveyard tutorials, too (toward...
Have you seen the regular feature in AQ magazine, “In Line with Lori Kennedy”? In every issue, Lori guides you step by step through free motion designs that are so cute and so FUN that you can’t help but try them, even if you’re not a free-motion quilter. Take a chance; you might find a new quilting path to travel!...
Who’s ready for a little sewing fun? If you’ve never tried free motion quilting (FMQ) on your domestic sewing machine, here’s a little challenge to give you a taste of it. Last week, I mentioned seven quick steps for getting ready to FMQ. If you missed that article, it’s a good idea to review it...
I had a little conversation with Lori Kennedy of The Inbox Jaunt the other day. I told her “I’m not a machine quilter,” and she took it as a personal challenge to show me that I CAN be a free-motion quilter on my beloved but elderly domestic machine (a Bernina 910, circa 1984)! Until now,...
Last week on her blog, The Inbox Jaunt, Lori Kennedy introduced the concept of using a quilt notebook as a central location for planning, documenting, and evaluating each quilt and project. In the short run, a Quilt Notebook will become your catch-all for all projects, from ideas to completion, and a handy reference source. In...