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October 30, 2014
Quilt Forum in St Petersburg from machinequilter

JUKI QVP2200 all set up and ready to go
Our first job was to get the JUKI 2200QVP set up and ready to roll. The bright variegated Fantastico thread looks like firebird feathers against the black.

pretty feathers and swirls by Emily Milne
 Everything was working beautifully and we were all ready for the Quilt Forum University class later in the day.

Quilt forum University - first try on the JUKI QVP2200
 It is so fun to bring quilters together to try great tools! This was the first time that most of these ladies had ever tried a long arm quilting ...

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September 18, 2014
How to assemble the frame from machinequilter

Here's a little video clip that shows just how easy it is to set up our New English Quilter frames. I'm posting it especially for you gals who are having your frames delivered in the next couple of weeks. It really is this easy! You'll have it out of the box and ready to go in less than 5 minutes.

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January 30, 2014
Machine Quilter Retreat from machinequilter

Jackie holding Sally and Peter's giant log cabin quilt top
 The Petwood Hotel is beautifully situated and full of old world charm. The food is fabulous too. But what makes our Retreats so special is the people. We think that great things happen when a few people gather together around a machine quilting frame. 

Ann, Emma, Brenda, Carol, Maggie and Martha around the NEQ 6 foot frame
 Small is beautiful!  So we limit the numbers to 7 or 8 participants and we have at least 2 teachers.

Sally, Jackie, Maggie, Carol and Brenda with Jackie's quilt
It makes ...

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October 2, 2013
Up from London Town from machinequilter

Siobhan came up from London town last Saturday to collect her 6 foot New English Quilter frame, her 6 foot purpose built table and the Nifty Grip speed control handles that we made to go with her new Juki TL98P sewing machine. Siobhan's a founding member of the London Modern Quilt Guild. Like many modern quilters, she's keen on fresh colours and simple striking designs. But Siobhan loves creating interesting texture and wanted a tool that would enable her to go beyond the straight line quilting often associated with modern quilts.

Siobhan having a play with the Juki ...

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