Quilting Tips & Free Patterns
Tips & free
03/13/17 - Scrappy Disappearing 9-patch using charm squares
7/13/15 Castle Wall quilt block redrafted in EQ. PJ7 file available.
7/22/14 -Charleston Star - Free quilt pattern. Find the link in my Gallery.
Jack's Chain quilt pattern w/o inset (Y) seams - Pattern is now available for this quilt.
Free EQ7 file is no longer available
4/32/14 - Charleston wall quilt - free pattern
6/22/2010- Patience block - great way to use scraps
12/23/2008 - Fusible applique without all the stiffness - a simple bear block
12/2007 - Continuous Line Machine Appliqué - How do does this work?
11/2007 - Making a throw or twin size quilt from any 12 inch block
2/9/2007 - Piecing quilt batting
7/2007 - Silk Flower Fabric Postcards Instructions
08/2007 - Finishing your quilt : How to layer and bind your quilted project (pdf)
07/2007 - Silk Flower Fabric Postcards Instructions
07/2007 - Bias Strip and Quilt Binding Calculator
07/2005 - SouthSeas Chickens Tablerunner
- EQ Project
New! The Half Rectangle Triangle Problem and Possible Solutions (PDF)
Making a tablerunner from 12" (finished size) blocks (PDF)
Quilt Binding Calculator (Excel Spreadsheet)
Keeping patches or blocks in order while sewing them together (PDF)
Drafting Half Rectangle Triangles
Preparing your quilt for the Longarm quilter
Presentation Outline as above in
My process for printing on Tracing paper and Freezer Paper with my INKJET printer.
Spacer Border Dimensions Calculator (Excel Spreadsheet)
Pinwheel Block Cutting chart
(make a pinwheel block almost any size you want)
Designing pointed end banners with EQ (Electric Quilt)
1/4" Seam Allowance Guide and Test Instructions
Transferring embroidery lines to quilt blocks
Appliqué placement on quilt blocks
Quick 'rosebud' Units
Machine Paper Piecing
.... my way
Paper-pieced Scottie Dog block pattern
Here Kitty Kitty'...a quilt pattern
'Here...Puppy, Puppy' ....another quilt pattern
Chain & Hourglass Variation Baby Quilt
Cat in the Corner Baby Quilt
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