Quilting in Cables -- This is all done with a walking foot, it's do-able for the beginner, you can do this on your home sewing machine with the proper accessories, and the results are worth the extra effort.
How To Clean And Care For A Self-Healing Cutting Mat Use a rubber eraser to remove lint. To moisturize your mat, place it in a bath of cool water with approx 1/4 cup of white vinegar to every gallon of water. Let it soak for about 20 minutes. rinse and let dry.