Tag Archives: Quilting

Quilt-as-you-go Table Runner Made Easy with the Janome AcuFeed Flex System

I recently had to whip up a quick project to celebrate a special friend’s 60th birthday and decided to make her a QAYG table runner using the Janome Horizon Memory Craft 9400 QCP. If you don’t know what “QAYG” stands … Continue reading

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Add A New Dimension To Your Quilting

I alluded to this in a previous post: While working recently in the Janome booth at the Courtepointe Quebec quilt show I demonstrated the fun, fabulous and versatile Couching Foot set available for Janome’s Quilt Maker Pro 18. Conveniently they … Continue reading

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Sharing the Janome Love

As part of my job as Educator with Janome, I love that I travel far and wide to share the Janome love. It’s so fun, rewarding and inspiring to me to meet fellow Janome fans and users. After-all, YOU are … Continue reading

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Quilting with Janome at Courtepointe Quebec

I’ve recently returned from a fabulous week in Quebec working the Janome booth at the Courtepointe Quebec quilt show which is held in the province every two years. As a tip, if you don’t have it already on your computer, … Continue reading

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A New Look at Sergers: Part 3 – Make a T-Shirt Quilt with the Serger

To continue our look at getting the most out of your serger, a quick and easy project is to turn that pile of ripped, old, yet sentimental T-Shirts into a fun and functional quilt. Yes! The serger, ( I use … Continue reading

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Quilt Canada 2018 Quilted Postcard Challenge

Have you ever made a fabric postcard? I hadn’t, but when I found out that there was going to be a quilted postcard challenge at Quilt Canada in Vancouver, B.C., where Janome Canada will be one of the sponsors, I … Continue reading

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EDUCATOR PICK OF THE MONTH–QO FOOT

I love to free motion quilt.  I don’t get to worried about making the perfect stitch shapes.  I think of it more as doodling or scribbling.  But, I do like to see where I am going and how close I … Continue reading

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EDUCATOR PICK OF THE MONTH: Quilting Guide Bars and other feet with useful Guides

Almost all feet have guidelines on them that help us to line up fabrics and stitch lines.  Sometimes the stitching we want to align with is wider apart than the width of the foot.  For this reason, Janome has created … Continue reading

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More Quilting Bang for your Buck

With everyone in a time crunch these days, it’s a relief to find ways to speed up productivity and cross more items off that growing To-Do list. Can anyone here relate? Increased productivity and speed was definitely something the amazing … Continue reading

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DO WHAT YOU ARE TOLD! OR NOT?

As a creative person I am not really good at following orders.  This lingers over from childhood.  “Do as you are told!”  always rubbed me the wrong way.  If I need to do something, then at least let me do … Continue reading

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