The Free Motion Quilting Project: Dancing Butterfly Design #17 - Abstract Leaf

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Dancing Butterfly Design #17 - Abstract Leaf

Finally life feels back to normal and I'm back to posting new designs for the Dancing Butterfly Quilt Along! Today let's learn how to free motion quilt Abstract Leaf, a pretty design that combines triangles and tear drop shapes for a pretty effect.

free motion quilting design abstract leaf 
I love how this looks on a bigger scale! The straight line, triangles, and tear drop echoes form a nice contrast with one another. For these blocks I quilted with Hobbs Heirloom Wool, which added extra pretty puff between the quilting lines.

Now let's learn how to quilt this design in a video from the Dancing Butterfly Quilt Pattern:

Have you tried quilting Abstract Leaf yet? What was your favorite part of the design and where did you quilt it on your quilt? Share your experience in the comments below!

Let's go quilt,

Leah Day

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