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Forum: Main
03-15-2021, 11:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,234
Posted By amethyst

I like #2 best - Red on the outside, green on the...

I like #2 best - Red on the outside, green on the inside.
Forum: Main
03-11-2021, 09:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By amethyst

Thanks. I do have it attached correctly. Does...

Thanks. I do have it attached correctly. Does that bar help to adjust the height of the foot? Iíve always been confused about what the point of the bar is. It seems to just rest on the top and not...
Forum: Main
03-11-2021, 05:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By amethyst

Not a lot of drag. This is just a 12 x 12 sample...

Not a lot of drag. This is just a 12 x 12 sample piece. Also, I looked at my walking foot and I donít know how to raise the presser foot so itís not so tight. Any hints?
Forum: Main
03-10-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By amethyst

Ok. Thanks. My feed dogs are up. My sandwich is...

Ok. Thanks. My feed dogs are up. My sandwich is pretty thick so maybe I need to adjust my presser foot. Iíll try that tomorrow. Thanks!
Forum: Main
03-10-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By amethyst

Thread length not long enough

Hi! Iíve had my Baby Lock Jazz II for about a year. Today I started practice quilting on some spare material (trying to figure out what color thread I want to use). I have the machine set to the...
Forum: Main
03-03-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,275
Posted By amethyst

I would never have guessed this! Thanks for the...

I would never have guessed this! Thanks for the tip!
Forum: Main
03-03-2021, 10:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,275
Posted By amethyst

Ok. I saw the Chaco and considered that also. ...

Ok. I saw the Chaco and considered that also.

I wonder what people do when the quilt has both dark and light fabrics (like my current project). Hmm. This should be interesting.
Forum: Main
03-03-2021, 09:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,275
Posted By amethyst

Do you mean that Crayola makes washable markers...

Do you mean that Crayola makes washable markers specifically for quilters/sewers? Or just use regular olí kiddie Crayola washable markers?
Forum: Main
03-03-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,275
Posted By amethyst

Fabric markers recommendations

Iím getting ready to quilt my latest project, and Iím looking for recommendations for something to mark some wavy lines.

Iíve tried pens and pencils (both washable and wipe-away types) but Iím not...
Forum: Pictures
02-22-2021, 04:26 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,670
Posted By amethyst

This is stunning! I love all the colors. Iím a...

This is stunning! I love all the colors. Iím a huge fan of black to off-set bright colors like this. And all those small triangles of many different colors! And the quilting! Just...wow! Great job!
Forum: Pictures
01-27-2021, 12:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,495
Posted By amethyst

Very nice! Iíve never seen a Michigan quilt...

Very nice! Iíve never seen a Michigan quilt before - very cool idea! Nice fabric choices too!
Forum: Main
12-22-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,181
Posted By amethyst

Ugh. Ok. Do you think it will be easier if I iron...

Ugh. Ok. Do you think it will be easier if I iron the seams open?
Forum: Main
12-22-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,181
Posted By amethyst

ok, thanks for your experience. Iíll have to try...

ok, thanks for your experience. Iíll have to try another practice square. All the videos Iíve watched on paper piecing seem to just show the seam being pressed to the side. I just thought that was...
Forum: Main
12-22-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,338
Posted By amethyst

Thank you so much for this! Iím still...

Thank you so much for this!

Iím still undecided about what I will ultimately do - paper piecing or traditional piecing; smaller size or larger size; something completely different?

I really...
Forum: Main
12-22-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,181
Posted By amethyst

My bad. Iím doing paper piecing

My bad. Iím doing paper piecing
Forum: Main
12-22-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,181
Posted By amethyst

Too much fabric at points

I am practicing foundation piecing on scrap material while I wait for my fabric to arrive. I am planning on doing a foundation pieced quilt for the first time.

On my practice block, I am running...
Forum: Pictures
12-21-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,382
Posted By amethyst

Beautiful quilt! The colors are fabulous!

Beautiful quilt! The colors are fabulous!
Forum: Pictures
12-21-2020, 06:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,993
Posted By amethyst

What a beautiful quilt! I think you got the...

What a beautiful quilt! I think you got the modern feel that you were looking for. Wow. Such a powerful remembrance.
Forum: Main
12-21-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,236
Posted By amethyst

YES!! Thatís a great idea!

YES!! Thatís a great idea!
Forum: Pictures
12-21-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,070
Posted By amethyst

Absolutely beautiful!

Absolutely beautiful!
Forum: Main
12-21-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,338
Posted By amethyst

Ok, I see now that I am maybe not using the...

Ok, I see now that I am maybe not using the correct sizes. Because the SAS can be made into many different configurations, Iím referring to the individual squares as 4x4 and 8x8. In this example that...
Forum: Main
12-21-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,338
Posted By amethyst

Thank you. I think that after Iíve done several,...

Thank you. I think that after Iíve done several, Iíll have a pretty good idea what size to cut the strips and then the triangles.

I agree that I donít want the blocks to be too large. For a king...
Forum: Main
12-21-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,338
Posted By amethyst

Yes, that is exactly what I ask myself - why do...

Yes, that is exactly what I ask myself - why do paper piecing if Iím going to pre-cut everything? Thank you for reminding me that the whole reason Iím interested in paper piecing is the accurate...
Forum: Main
12-21-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,338
Posted By amethyst

Thanks for all of your responses. I donít...

Thanks for all of your responses.

I donít have my heart set on doing it with paper piecing. Iíd probably PREFER to do it traditional method. But I canít seem to find instructions for cutting SAS...
Forum: Pictures
12-21-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,029
Posted By amethyst

Beautiful quilt! Very nice job!

Beautiful quilt! Very nice job!
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