Created by: Debra Quilts
Project

Modern Bars

What are you most proud of? I had to draft my own pattern around the already sewn piano key strips (math required). I'm most proud of quilting this without marking and accepting that every wavy line was not spaced at exactly the same distance apart.

You Can Make This

Debra Quilts made Modern Bars with:

Machine Quilting Negative Space

Online Class

Machine Quilting Negative Space

with Angela Walters

  • Kona Cotton (blue)
  • piano key border in black and white left over from a quilt that I made in 1990
  • Fairfield Poly batting

Project Description

What are you most proud of? I had to draft my own pattern around the already sewn piano key strips (math required). I'm most proud of quilting this without marking and accepting that every wavy line was not spaced at exactly the same distance apart.

Q&A with Debra Quilts

Shoestring asked:
Lovely quilt. Thanks for the great photos showing your graceful quilting work. How do you like your Handiquilter Avante long arm machine?
Debra Quilts answered:
Love my Avante! It dramatically changed my quilting world.

Skill Level

Beginner