Wool Sheep (episode 54)

Linda V. Taylor combines freehand and computerized quilting to complete this Wool Sheep quilt. She shows us how she freehanded her digitized pattern, Delectable Mountain, with curves, feathers and curls. Using her Statler she draws a boundary, places patterns, draws text, combines patterns and sets sew order to have a consistent pattern throughout the quilt. She finishes the sheep using her applique helper and various meandering techniques to create the texture of wool. Read More

Forest for the Trees

Linda V. Taylor makes the trees pop in this quilt using the tools in CreativeStudio and her Statler. She uses the trim feature so that the overall stitching skips over the trees. She customizes the quilt with a quote along the border using the text feature in CS7. She finishes the quilt with an extra special touch by placing the name on a quilt sleeve by reversing the text. Read More