The Free Motion Quilting Project: FMQ Project Link Up

Friday, March 14, 2014

FMQ Project Link Up

free motion quilting | Leah DayIt's Friday and time to link up and share what we've been working on! This week we got a lot more practice quilting straight lines into our Rail Fence blocks:

I loved seeing the many variations of this block on the Facebook Group! It's so exciting to see all the different fabric choices and design alterations everyone is trying.

free motion quilting | Leah DayYesterday we also learned a new design that will work great in the sashing of any quilt:

This Jagged Flames design is looks a lot like the zigzags we used in the Rail Fence block, but they're more random and free form because they were quilted without marking any lines.

This week I've also been busy connecting all my Building Blocks together. I'm so pleased with how these are coming together and excited to see the finished quilt:

free motion quilting | Leah Day

So that's what I've been up to this week! What have you been busy with?

Simple rules for the FMQ Project Link Up:

1. Link up with a post that features something you've learned from the Free Motion Quilting Project.
2. Somewhere in your post, please link back here.
3. Comment on at least 2 other links. Share your love of free motion quilting and make this weekly link up a fun way to connect with other quilters around the world!




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3 comments:

  1. I like so much the desing for the sashing, and your quilt looks very very great! Have a nice day!

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  2. I have learned so much from the Building Blocks pattern from Leah Day! I have never quilted or done free motion stitching so this project was a great way for me to try it all out.

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  3. I love that the sashing is the connecting of the blocks!

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