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February 27, 2024
Tips for quilting with pantographs on a longarm quilting machine
Take the detailing on your quilt to the next level with pantographs! Learn how to perfectly space your pantograph with ease on a longarm quilting machine.
February 20, 2024
Free pattern: Change of Heart
Change of Heart is a scrappy quilt pattern that we're sure you'll love! Unleash your creativity with this charming heart-themed quilt pattern.
February 13, 2024
Quilt Path 101: Attaching, starting and using pantograph on your Quilt Path
Follow along as Angela Clark guides you through attaching, starting and using pantograph on your APQS Quilt Path.
February 6, 2024
What to do with leftover batting: creative ideas for quilters
Here are some tips for putting the batting that you have laying around to good use! Check out the creative ideas that APQS dealer Cathy Thayer put together.
January 30, 2024
Video tutorial: Oyster Clusters
Follow along with Lauren Jackson as she demonstrates how to quilt Oyster Clusters on a longarm quilting machine.
January 23, 2024
Keeping your leaders in line: the quilter's guide to straight leaders
Longarm quilting hinges on the fundamental aspect of aligned leaders. Take a look at this guide that helps ensure precise maintenance of your leaders.
January 16, 2024
Free pattern: Snow Blossom
Here's your perfect winter quilting project! The free quilt pattern Snow Blossoms' intricate detail adds the perfect touch of winter charm to any space.
January 9, 2024
Finishing your work in progress - how to keep the joy in quilting
Sometimes, quilting projects can go unfinished for months or even years. In this article, we'll share some tips for finishing your work in progress.
January 2, 2024
Tips for quilters thinking about buying a longarm quilting machine
A longarm quilting machine is a big investment. We've rounded up some articles that have the info quilters may need to make the right decision..
December 27, 2023
Our most popular blog articles of 2023
These are the quilting articles our readers have come back to again and again. Check out APQS' most popular blog posts of 2023.