From Free Motion Practice To Quilt Top

Experienced free-motion quilters move beyond stippling and venture into continuous background filler designs. Plus learn how to place patterns in a star quilt. Workshop project is my Radiant Star quilt pattern. It's a fast easy quilt pattern.

Quilting Design Placement

In a LIVE in-person or Zoom class learn my secrets on how to select and place machine quilting designs in a quilt. Confident beginners move designs from practice quilt sandwiches to quilt tops. Learn tips and techniques for placing machine quilting designs in quilts.

Free Motion Patterns

Required Workshop Kit - Free Motion Quilting Patterns

Each free motion quilting pattern includes
1) a step-by-step stitch path diagram
2) a matching practice pattern sheet

In the workshop students learn and practice the patterns after watching a lesson and demonstration. Students will practice stitching patterns during workshop using multiple methods.

The latter part of the workshop is an opportunity to go from practice to the star quilt. Learn how to create a stitching plan. Finish the day with a quilting plan for your star quilt.


Quilt Pattern - Radiant Star

Optional & Recommended Quilt Pattern

Full Color Step-by-Step Quilt Pattern.
Quilt size is approximately between 30-38-inches, depending on star and border size.

The workshop includes design placement tips and techniques and will be illustrated using the Radiant Star quilt top above.

APPLY the techniques in a REAL quilt. The teacher will share various ways to preview designs in a quilt.

Stitch quilt top before workshop to work on design placement plan. OR stitch quilt top after workshop and apply lessons learned later at your own pace.