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Welcome!

Welcome!

30 years is a long time for “longarm quilting”! How did I get my start? I had worked on my own projects using a longarm starting in 1990. In 1994, my mom, who owned a longarm business, asked me to come work for her which of course I totally jumped at the opportunity. I did have experience with “piecing a quilt” but it was “the old way”, you know, cutting with scissors instead of a rotary blade, mat or ruler. So, off I went to (even though I knew how to piece) learn more skills at a local quilt store. By the time the class ended (4 weeks later), I had made 3 quilts, I was hooked on this “new way to quilting”!

Garden Ladder

Garden Ladder

I have had many of these lately!  "Garden Ladder" from Daisy Janie, 2012.  Some even call it "the zipper quilt"! I did "ocean waves all over in "purple jewel" from Omni Threads and my client used warm and natural batting.

T-Shirt quilt. Granite Hills

T-Shirt quilt. Granite Hills

T-Shirt quilts are great. On all, quilting must be all over and on the t-shirts themselves.  Many of my clients will say, "don't go over the t-shirt" but we must go over it.  If we don't, those shirts will sag even with stabilizer on the back as stabilizer will break...

“Grassy Creek”

“Grassy Creek”

I love these mystery quilts! This is a "Bonnie Hunter Grassy Creek November Mystery Quilt"!  I used "winter well" from Omni Threads.  My design is a combination of leaves and double curly q.

Fat Quarter Baby

Fat Quarter Baby

" These small quilts are from the book "Fat Quarter Baby". I used a white thread from Omni Threads. First quilt I did a meandering with snowflakes.  Green quilt, I did my "loop within' a loop".  Pink/purple quilt, I did my "heart swirls and purple and white quilt,...

“Carpenter Star Quilt”

“Carpenter Star Quilt”

Carpenter Star!  On this large quilt, I did my free motion pattern "Aztec Swirls" in a "light mulberry" thread from Omni Threads.  Kevin also chose an extra wide backing fabric from fantabulousbacks.com by Henry Glass & Co called "Folio". Warm And Natural batting...

Embroidered Pillow Fronts

Embroidered Pillow Fronts

I get many quilts that have been put together from the past. This one is no different. The focus is the "pillow fronts". These were embroidered years ago. The only option for quilting is stipple. Most of my clients don't want any stitching in the blocks. You have to...

Bird Quilt

Bird Quilt

On this quilt, I did my "double curly q's" all over except the small blocks with the bird pictures, with those, I stitch ditched around the pictures. All was done in a white thread color by Omni Threads. My client also chose warm and white batting.

“Stonehenge”

“Stonehenge”

"Stonehenge" by "Cotton Street Commons". I did "hearts and loops" all over in a white/cream thread color by Omni Threads. My client chose an extra wide backing fabric from fantabulousbacks.com by "Galaxy" called "Chantille". This fabric is so popular that I have...

“Charming Fractions”

“Charming Fractions”

This quilt pattern is from "Charming Fractions" by Kari Nichols Mountainpeek Creations"! I did waves all over in a light blue thread color from Omni Threads. Beth also chose Warm And Natural batting.

“Flower Power”

“Flower Power”

"Flower Power" from a book called "Baby And Kids Quilts"! I only did outlining of the flowers, Nancy will be doing the rest of quilting with cross hatching, not that I couldn't do but when my clients wants to quilt the rest of the way, I let them quilt the rest of the...

“Lisa The Unicorn”

“Lisa The Unicorn”

"Elizabeth Hartman" is the creator for "Lisa The Unicorn"!! Check out all the details! I chose threads by "Omni Threads" for each of all thread color changes! My client also chose a warm and natural batting!

“Suburbs”

“Suburbs”

"Suburbs" by "Cluck Cluck Sew"! I did my "heart swirls" all over in a light yellow thread color by Omni Threads. My client also chose an extra wide backing fabric from fantabulousbacks.com by Galaxy and it is called "contemporary Quilt Backs". My client also chose...

“pinwheels surrounded”

“pinwheels surrounded”

This pattern we are a little unclear on. It is from "Lyn's fall 2020 mystery" and the class called it "pinwheels surrounded"! I did my "double curly q" all over in a white thread color from Omni Threads

“Why Not Sew”

“Why Not Sew”

This pattern is from 6 1/2 years ago from the website "Why Not Sew". I did my double loop all over in a white thread color by Omni Threads. My client also chose and extra wide backing fabric from fantabulousbacks.com by Riley Blake called "vintage happy 2". My client...

“Square Dance”

“Square Dance”

"Square Dance" by "Missouri Star Quilt Co". I did my "echo swirls" all over in a white thread color by Omni Threads. My client also chose an extra wide quilt backing fabric from fantabulousbacks.com called "circle play" by Henry Glass & Co. My client also chose...