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March 9, 2020
How to Piece Star Puzzle – Mini Block Monday #10 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

This Star Puzzle mini quilt block is a great example of what you can do with only one tiny patchwork unit! Learn how to piece a mess of half square triangles to create this beautiful quilt block:

Do you know what helps me the most? Sharing the video! Please share this video with your quilting friends, or even consider including the photos in your guild newsletter. I would LOVE that!

Looking for a pattern for the Star Puzzle quilt block? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all ...

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March 2, 2020
Let’s Piece a Square in a Square – Mini Block Monday #9 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

One of the very first quilt blocks I ever saw demonstrated was a Square in a Square block on an episode of Sewing with Nancy on PBS. She used paper to piece the triangle precisely. I played with the math until I found a way to piece this mini quilt block with regular piecing (and a whole lot of trimming)!

Do you know what helps me the most? Sharing these video! Please share this video with your quilting friends, or even consider including the photos in your guild newsletter. I would LOVE that!

Square in a Square Piecing Tutorial

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February 24, 2020
How to Piece Two By Two Heart Blocks – Mini Block Monday #8 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

What is better than piecing one heart shaped quilt block? Making two heart blocks at the same time! Learn how to piece these Two By Two Heart blocks in this video tutorial:

Do you know what helps me the most? Sharing the video! Please share this video with your quilting friends, or even consider including the photos in your guild newsletter. I would LOVE that!

Looking for a pattern for the Two By Two Heart quilt blocks? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all the information in ...

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February 17, 2020
Let’s Make a Super Scrappy Heart! Mini Block Monday #7 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

There’s scrappy and then there’s SUPER Scrappy! This Super Scrappy Heart is definitely the most complex Mini Block we’ve pieced so far, but it’s lots of fun and absolutely worth the effort.

Looking for a pattern for this Super Scrappy Heart Quilt Block? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all the information in the video itself. Just hit “pause” when you need to and write down the pieces to cut.

Is that just not your thing? Here’s a snapshot of the patchwork ...

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February 10, 2020
How to Piece an On Point Heart – Mini Block Monday #6 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

We’re stitching it up a notch today with an On Point Heart Quilt Block. Shocking admission – I’ve never made an On Point quilt. Maybe I should do something about that and make a whole quilt of cute On Point Hearts!

Looking for a pattern for this On Point Heart Block Pattern? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all the information in the video itself. Just hit “pause” when you need to and write down the pieces to cut.

Is that just not your thing? Here ...

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February 3, 2020
Piece a Simple Heart Block – Mini Block Monday #5 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

For the month of February, we’re piecing heart shaped quilt blocks! Learn how to piece this Simple Heart block in this Mini Block Monday tutorial:

Looking for a pattern for this Simple Heart Block? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all the information in the video itself. Just hit “pause” when you need to and write down the pieces to cut.

Is that just not your thing? Here’s a snapshot of the patchwork pieces to get you started:

Simple Heart Patchwork Quilt Block

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January 27, 2020
How to Piece a Four X Quilt Block – Mini Block Monday #4 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

We’re piecing it up a notch today with a fun Four X Quilt Block which combines BOTH half square triangles and hourglass squares. Make sure to watch carefully to see how to cut and piece all your units for this beautiful block:

Looking for a pattern for this Four X Quilt Block? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all the information in the video itself. Just hit “pause” when you need to and write down the pieces to cut.

Is that just not your thing? Here ...

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January 20, 2020
Piece an Hourglass Quilt Block – Mini Block Monday #3 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

Who would have thought an Hourglass Quilt Block could save the day? That’s exactly what happened in the book Mally the Maker and the Queen in the Quilt! This is one of my favorite blocks for this reason and I’ve only just begun to imagine how Mally will use this block in the next book!

Looking for a pattern for this Hourglass Quilt Block? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all the information in the video itself. Just hit “pause” when you need to and ...

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January 13, 2020
Piece a Pinwheel Quilt Block – Mini Block Monday #2 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

It’s Mini Block Monday time and I’m in the mood to piece an Pinwheel Quilt Block! This is a super simple, classic quilt block that should always be in your quilting toolbox. I can see making many dainty baby quilts with these 3-inch pinwheels!

Looking for a pattern for this Pinwheel Quilt Block? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all the information in the video itself. Just hit “pause” when you need to and write down the pieces to cut.

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January 6, 2020
Piece a Churn Dash Block – Mini Block Monday #1 from The Free Motion Quilting Project

It’s time for our very first Mini Block Monday and I’m piecing a Churn Dash block! This is one of my favorites because it’s so simple, but has lots of fun variations depending on how you place the colors.

Looking for a pattern for this Churn Dash block? It’s all in the video! I’m trying something new with these Mini Block Monday videos and including all the information in the video itself. Just hit “pause” when you need to and write down the pieces to cut.

Is that just not your thing? Here’s a ...

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November 11, 2019
How to Piece a Super Scrappy Hidden Hearts Block from The Free Motion Quilting Project

For our final quilt block in the Friendship Quilt Along, we’re piecing the scrappiest block yet, the super scrappy Hidden Hearts block! Prepare yourself… this block is crazy scrappy!

Click Here to purchase this pattern, which also includes block 12. Remember, the Friendship Quilt Along is not going anywhere! You can join this quilt along any time and work at your own pace. All you have to do is pick up a copy of the pattern to get started. Easy peasy!

How to Piece the Hidden Hearts Block

To make the Hidden Hearts Quilt Block, you first need to ...

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November 4, 2019
How to Piece a Patchwork Daisy Block from The Free Motion Quilting Project

We’re ending the Friendship Quilt Along this month with this super cute Patchwork Daisy Block! Join me below as we piece a patchwork daisy together.

Click Here to find this quilt pattern. This last pattern for the Friendship Sampler Quilt Along also includes a pattern for the Bonus Hidden Hearts quilt block. You’ll need to make this 13th quilt block only if you’re making a queen or king sized quilt.

With the holidays coming up, we’re going to change up our schedule for the remaining quilting videos. Tomorrow I’ll be sharing the quilting video of ...

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October 7, 2019
How to Piece a Scrappy Tracks Star Quilt Block from The Free Motion Quilting Project

It’s time to piece our 11th quilt block for the Friendship Quilt Along! Learn how to piece a Scrappy Tracks star block with me in this quilting tutorial:

Click Here to find this quilt pattern. We are nearly finished with the Friendship Quilt Along, but you can still join in the fun! All of the tutorials and videos will remain online indefinitely so you can join in any time and make a crib, throw, twin, queen or king sized friendship quilt!

Click Here to find the machine I’m using. I love the Eversewn Sparrow 20 because it’s ...

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