Common quilting questions

When it comes to quilting, there is no such thing as a "stupid question.” Here are some of the most common quilting questions we receive at APQS.

What is "floating" a quilt top, and how do I do it?

How can I baste a quilt top for hand or machine quilting?

What thread should I use in my longarm?

My batting is poking through my quilt back. How can I prevent it?

How do you start and stop a stitching line?

What should I know when working on a T-shirt quilt?

How can I avoid running out of backing fabric?

What should I practice to make my quilting better?

For custom quilting, should I quilt the background first, or the quilting designs?

How do I copyright quilting patterns?

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