From the award-winning expert whose masterful quilting appears on many of Kim Diehl's popular projects, here is your guide to creating beautiful machine-quilting designs. Deborah M. Poole has the motto "You can do it," and in this book she shows you how. "Deborah's wonderful designs, and the precision with which she stitches them, are truly the icing on the cake when I make my quilts. Her knowledge, expertise, and approachable techniques make it possible to elevate even the simplest of quilts into heirlooms."Kim Diehl
- Follow step-by-step instructions to make feathers, create curved cross-hatching, and fit a design to the quilt border on either a long-arm or home sewing machine
- See well-illustrated examples of the thread path and achieve such uniform freehand designs that they'll look computer generated
- Gain the skill and confidence to tackle a difficult pattern; Deborah makes artistic designs simple to stitch
Deborah teaches all the ins and outs of free-motion quilting designs. You'll learn how to use templates, rulers, stencils, and registration lines to keep your quilting patterns even. She includes both traditional and original designs.
Deborah M Poole
Deborah Poole comes from a long line of quilters. She lives in southeastern Idaho with her husband, Jace, and claims to be an Idaho native by marriage. She is the mother of two lovely young women and a wonderful young man. She also has two terrific sons-in-law and four beautiful grandchildren. Some of Deborah's awards from regional and national shows include many first and second places, plus numerous honors for Best Machine Quilting, Judge's Choice, Best of Show, and Viewer's Choice.
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