APQS Video Tutorial: George and applique
September 8, 2015
In this APQS Video Tutorial you’ll discover how different quilting can impact your applique as APQS Education Director Dawn Cavanaugh showcases five different quilting styles on applique blocks using the APQS George sit-down quilting machine.
Dawn Cavanaugh is the Education Director at APQS.
What to look for when buying a used quilting machine
With the surge in machine quilting, many home sewing machine manufacturers have attempted to build their own version of a longarm machine with very mixed results.
Piecing quilt backs
Sometimes by the time I snip the threads after sewing on the last border of a quilt, I’m so excited to have it finished that the last thing I want to do is wrestle several more yards through the machine to seam backing fabric. How about you?
Quilt pattern: Pick your Holiday table topper (free download)
Myrna Ficken of APQS West in Littleton, CO loves to celebrate holidays! She is always looking for ways to maximize her piecing and quilting time so she has more time to enjoy family and friends. Her “Pick Your Holiday Table Topper” is perfect example of her creativity and efficiency.