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Free motion sewing involves lowering your machine’s feed dogs and releasing the pressure on your presser foot… Once you have done this it’s now up to you to move the fabric while gauging the speed of your machine’s motor to perfectly time the creation of your stitches
I love looking for the assembly lines in this quilt, and how ordinary shirting stripes are transformed from conservative to lively with right angles. Kaffe Fassett quilt, pinned from a Danish site whose caption I can't read. Not clear if this is Kaffe's image, or a quilt made to that pattern. www.kludekoner.dk...
Tree Quilt Leaves: The woman who made this sketched the tree trunk and branches on swedish tracing paper and then used that as a template for the brown fabric. I made templates for three different sized leaves out of scrap cardboard and used it to trace and cut out leaf shapes on three different green fabrics and then some random pretty fabrics from my stash.