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Free Motion Monday – From sketchbook to finished quilt

Last week I shared the plan for several border designs.  I finished the quilt and I'd like to explain the designs in more detail.

The quilt is for a school raffle and each child made a hand and footprint angel.  Simple echoes around each angel let their artwork shine.
Woodgrain stitching
I filled...

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Free Motion Monday – Start Sketching on Paper

Next up on my longarm - this charity quilt for a school raffle.

The colorful blocks are angles made from student hand- and footprints.

I thought about doing an all-over design, such as a spiral, or a feathered heart in the center of the cross and then echoed all the way to the borders.  Ultimately...

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