Machine Quilting Quick Tip-Negative Space

Machine Quilting, Negative Space

Good Morning, Quilters! Are YOU ready for St. Valentine’s Day? You still have time to create a quick mini-quilt for your Valentine! Today’s Quick tip:  Use negative space to create a design. Draw a heart shape on the fabric and … Continue reading

Machine Quilting Valentine’s Day–Round Up

Good Morning, Quilters!

Do you LOVE Valentine’s Day?

From my earliest schooldays–when we got to decorate a Kleenex “mailboxes” with doilies -I have LOVED everything associated with Valentine’s Day.

Here is a round-up of Valentine’s motifs– (more coming in the next two weeks)

Spiral Heart Border

Spiral Heart Border

Doodle Heart

Free Motion Quilted Heart

Heart Leaf Vine

Free Motion Quilting Tutorial-The Heart Leaf Vine

Double Heart Vine

Free Motion Quilt Tutorial, Double Heart Leaf Vine

Extra Sweetheart Border

The Extra-Sweet Heart Border Free Motion Quilting Tutorial

Here is a little quilt I made for my mother–with one of her favorite songs…

The Extra-Sweet Heart Border Free Motion Quilting Tutorial

One of my earliest “doodle quilts”:

Free Motion Quilting, Hearts

If YOU are planning to make a quilt for YOUR Valentine–

Remember to DOODLE FIRST!

Doodle, Valentines, Zentangle

And while you’re at it—make a few cards for your sweethearts…

Doodle Envelopes, Zentangle, Lori Kennedy

Plain envelopes with red markers or white gel pens on brown paper…

Doodle Envelopes, Zentangle, Lori Kennedy

What about YOU?

Do you LOVE Valentine’s Day?

Do YOU love to doodle? (I hope so….)

Do YOU love to machine quilt?

We’d LOVE to hear!

Lori

PS…All tutorials, images and information are the property of Lori Kennedy at The Inbox Jaunt and are intended for personal use only.  Feel free to re-blog, pin or share with attribution to The Inbox Jaunt.  For all other purposes, please contact me at lckennedy@hotmail.com.  Thanks!

 

Quilt LOVE

Free Motion Quilting, Love, HeartsGood Morning, Quilters!

Are YOU in LOVE?

It’s that time of year!

Free Motion Quilting, Love, HeartsWhat better way to show your LOVE than by giving a quilt?

Free Motion Quilting, Love, HeartsStitch a little mini for that special someone in your life…(better than a Teddy-Bear!)

Free Motion Quilting, Love, HeartsThis quilt is a Grid…All the Mystery Quilters KNOW about Grids!

Then add The Doodle Heart in different arrangements…

Free Motion Quilting, Love, HeartsA few Spirals or add The Sweetheart Border or the Extra-Sweetheart Border…and you have…

Free Motion Quilting, Love, HeartsQUILT LOVE!

Happy Weekend, Everyone!

Lori

PS…All tutorials, images and information are the property of Lori Kennedy at The Inbox Jaunt and are intended for personal use only.  Feel free to re-blog, pin, share with attribution to The Inbox Jaunt.  For all other purposes, please contact me at lckennedy@hotmail.com.  Thanks!