Discover six simple strategies to add cohesive free-motion quilting to every section of your project! First, learn how to use doodling to create more consistent designs. Start stitching with versatile quilted flowers, and add a whimsical water scene to your repertoire as you learn how to fill horizontal and vertical spaces with ease. Next, create unique overall motifs with a can't-miss grid strategy, and dive into gorgeous rose and orange-peel motifs to make medallion blocks pop. Then, find out how to create playful radiating designs, as well an array of motifs that work wonderfully with half-square triangles. Along the way, you'll learn how to vary and repeat motifs to create more harmonious quilting, and pick up essential troubleshooting tips for professional-quality results.
Need to fill horizontal or vertical spaces on your quilt? Lori demonstrates an easy method for drawing guidelines on your quilt top to ensure eye-pleasing results. Next, stitch three fun water-scene motifs and a modern dot and dash pattern. Vary these designs to create visual interest and a sense of unity.