Tag Archives: Janome Quilting

Quilt as You Go on the Janome MC9450

If you haven’t tried quilt as you go (QAYG), you’re going to love today’s tutorial. You only need a few things to do this easy, improvisational technique: Fabric scraps Batting cut in the block size you wish (I used 9½” … Continue reading

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Janome MC9450 Free Motion Quilting Feet

One of the most important techniques to master as a quilter is free motion quilting. You’ve probably heard the expression that you are only as good as your tools, and, with the Janome MC9450, you have exactly the right tools … Continue reading

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PROJECT IDEA: ART QUILTED TOTE BAG

I was most fortunate to be able to attend a hands-on class with quilt artist and teacher, Gloria Loughman from Australia in 2018. I already owned 3 of her books, had attended a lecture she presented at a local Quilt … Continue reading

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Finish a T-Shirt Quilt with the Janome Quilt Binder Set

Last year I wrote a blog post about making a T-Shirt quilt with a Serger. It was a fun, easy project, especially when using a serger – OH! like the new Janome AT2000D Air Thread serger! When the quilting process … Continue reading

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Introducing the NEW Skyline S6

There’s been LOTS of buzz recently as Janome announced the arrival of 10 – YES! 10 NEW sewing machines this Fall and Winter season. Can you believe that? 10! Who wouldn’t LOVE a new sewing machine! Janome educators were recently … Continue reading

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Automatic Presser Foot Lifter on the Janome MC9400

One of the very helpful features on the Janome MC9400 is the automatic presser foot lift function. While you might be used to raising and lowering your presser foot manually, the Janome MC9400 has an automatic presser foot lifter that … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy and Inexpensive NO Sew Project

Since the national launch of the fabulous Janome Quilt Maker Pro 18 long-arm quilting machine http://janome.com/en/products/machines/quilt-maker-pro/ last June, I try to spend some time playing around with it at every show where I work. It’s the best way to learn, just … Continue reading

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Janome Horizon MC 9400 QCP Favorite Feature

Kim Jamieson-Hirst of Chatterbox Quilts is one of our Janome Canada artisans who has been exploring the features of her Janome Horizon Memory Craft 9400 QCP. As Kim is a quilter, stitching an accurate ¼” seam is one of the … Continue reading

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Part 4, UFO Invasion! Janome to the Rescue!

I hope you’ve been following along the last several weeks as we’ve looked at some of the fabulous features of the new Janome Quilt Maker Pro 18 long-arm quilting machine. My goal has been to take away some of the … Continue reading

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SHOUT OUT FOR A CANADIAN QUILTING MAGAZINE: QUILTERS CONNECTION

I was eagerly awaiting this issue of Quilter’s Connection magazine as I knew there was an article on Ruler quilting in it – written by my friend, Amy Kraan, who I met at Langley Vacuum and Sewing some time back. … Continue reading

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