Jul 23 14
Whoo-hoo! My Craftsy class “Ultimate Free Motion Quilting,” is now live! Please join me for a fun and informative class to crank up your free motion quilting another notch! If you’ve got some basic free motion quilting skills, I’ll walk you through a few different trapunto techniques to add texture and dimension to your quilts. I’ll take you through the basics of hyperquilting, and then walk you through some progressively more complex hyperquilting techniques. To top it off, I’ll show you how to couple trapunto and hyperquilting together to create a jaw-dropping trapuntoed feathered wreath! Learning these kinds of skills will take your free motion quilting to a whole new level.
Hyperquilting can be used to create some “over the top” kinds of effects like:
…and it can be used for more understated looks that add rich thread detail but in more understated ways like this:
If you’re not a person who can stitch feathers, don’t think this class is over your head because hyperquilting can be used in all kinds of motifs: