Category Archives: Janome Horizon MC15000 Quilt Maker

GLAD YOU ASKED THAT…….Can I do that if my machine only offers is a straight stitch?

When I am doing demo’s at shows I usually am working on my Janome Horizon MC 15000 Quiltmaker machine.  I like using this because I can quilt, sew, and embroider all on one machine.  But, what really throws me is … Continue reading

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Unboxing a New “Toy”

Regardless of the time of year, getting a new sewing machine feels just like Christmas morning. The anticipation of ripping open the box, getting out all the parts and pieces in order to sew brings out the kid in all … Continue reading

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Favorite Sewing Machine for Retreats?

          I go to retreats and teach at retreats on a regular basis.  Some retreats are dedicated to machine embroidery and some are dedicated to quilting.  This is a bit of a dilemma for me as … Continue reading

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12 Days of Christmas

This  12 Days of Christmas song is stuck in my head.  It did get me to thinking of how many options, features, feet, and accessories I use on any one project I am making.  I feel I can use more … Continue reading

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Shining the spotlight on Janome Dealer’s store……Findlays Vacuum & Sewing in Vernon, BC

You don’t need to be a huge store in order to have a great sewing machine business.  Recently, I traveled to Vernon which is a relatively small town in the mountains of British Columbia.  I went there to present a … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon Quilt Maker MC 15000 – Part 5

The use of the right tools at the right time is important when sewing.  Working with light fabrics all the way to the thickness of a layered quilt and more requires the correct needle plate choice.  The one step needle … Continue reading

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Make Something Simple Really Pop With Life

This month, for my machine embroidery club, I digitized some flowers that reminded me of my recent vacation in Hawaii.  I purposely digitized them with very little detail.  I wanted to have the embroidery designs simply be a basic outline … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon MC15000 Quilt Maker- Part 4

Not all people are quilters. We know this even though making a placemat is also quilting albeit a small project!  The Janome Horizon MC 15000 Quilt Maker helps me with quilting as it has all the built in features on … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon Quilt Maker MC 15000 – part 3

Janome listens carefully to their customers.  YES, we do!   The customers requested a 1/4 inch foot without the guide/flange.  A new foot is provided with the Janome Horizon MC15000 Quilt Maker  upgrade kit and is a standard accessory with brand … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon Quilt Maker MC15000 – Part 2

Let’s look at some the finer points of the new Janome Horizon MC 15000 Quilt Maker. A monogram is a design consisting of two or three letters, usually the initials of a name, serving as an identification.  Janome has six … Continue reading

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