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Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine taught by Cheryl Arkison

Reach new quilting heights! Work alongside Cheryl Arkison as she shows you how to incorporate curved elements into your quilts with confidence.

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Category Quilting
Type Quilt
Style Modern
SewsYourMother on

What materials did you use? Purple and Aqua Fabrics, White Background fabric, Free motion quilting foot

SewsYourMother on

Love this! Very eye catching, great colors and design. This type of quilt project is actually on my to do list, but I haven't gotten the nerve up to tackle the circular piecing, so kudos to you. How on earth did you get your quilting circles/swirls to be so round and evenly spaced? I'm impressed.

01/07/2014 Flag

Thanks Quiltdude. I actually appliqued rather than piecing these circles so that was a bit easier. I haven't yet tackled curved piecing yet either. For the quilting, I used a spiral quilting stencil and just overlapped it a little each time. It was really fun to quilt. So nice to meet dudes that quilt, by the way. Best wishes!

01/07/2014 Flag

Thanks... yes, there are a few of us quilting dudes out there! Nice to meet you too. I keep looking at this quilt and smiling, you have inspired me to give circles a try.

01/07/2014 Flag

This is awesome! Great job.

01/07/2014 Flag

Thank you, Cheryl. I am enjoying the class.

01/20/2014 Flag

Love how the quilting design works with the appliqued circles! Nice job.

01/09/2014 Flag

Thanks. It was a fun project.

01/20/2014 Flag

Great quilting

02/28/2014 Flag

Thank you

03/03/2014 Flag

Wow! I like the pattern and the quilting, great job!

03/31/2014 Flag

Thank you! I really enjoyed quilting this one. It had been a UFO before I found the spiral stencil.

04/05/2014 Flag