Free Motion Quilting Designs

Free Motion Monday – Words on Quilts

Last week, I shared some of the filler designs on my Arizona Flag quilt. Since I was inspired to make this quilt for Arizona’s statehood centennial, I wanted to include some of my state’s history.  Schoolchildren in Arizona learn the 5 C’s that were key to local industry: cotton, copper, climate, citrus and cattle so… Continue reading Free Motion Monday – Words on Quilts

Free Motion Quilting Designs

Free Motion Monday – Arizona’s Flag

Making a postage stamp quilt, with thousands of tiny pieces, was on my bucket list when buzz started about Arizona’s Centennial anniversary of statehood celebration. The resulting quilt had 2,012 pieces in honor of our state birthday in 2012.  I will tell the whole story in a future post, but today I want to share some of the free motion… Continue reading Free Motion Monday – Arizona’s Flag

Free Motion Quilting Designs

Free Motion Monday – Pinwheel fillers

Rainbows and Quilts just go together!  Many years ago, I was in an online fabric swap and each person was assigned a color.  The swap host collected everything and then sent out this beautiful collection of rainbow shades.  The fabric was cut in charm squares, which made it easy to turn into a Twister quilt.… Continue reading Free Motion Monday – Pinwheel fillers