Domestic Sewing Machine – This is the sewing machine that you would use at home for regular sewing (& maybe embroidery). The head** is stationary, and you move the fabric when sewing or quilting.
Longarm Machine – An industrial type sewing machine where the ‘head’ moves instead of being stationary. The machine head** is moved from one side to the other while stitching (head moves, fabric stationary).Continue reading What is Longarm Machine Quilting?
A couple of weeks ago, I talked about theRules of Quilting That WERE Made To Be Broken. I received several emails commenting on those rules, and telling me about their encounters with the “Quilt Police”. There is a difference between developing good sewing habits, and just not knowing what to do. Here are some of the ‘basics’ that I have always taught beginning quilters.