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Stunning Free-Motion Machine Quilting Using Simple Shapes

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Take a shortcut to "shaping up" your free motion!

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What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including printable practice templates
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Debby Brown
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

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  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.


Incredible free-motion quilting doesn't have to take tons of time and effort. Join festival-favorite instructor Debby Brown and learn how combining simple shapes can lead to fabulous FMQ without the fuss. It's a faster approach to all-over designs and more!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Basic Squares & Rectangles
Meet Debby Brown and begin class by brushing-up on the theory behind the techniques, so you can better understand how the class builds on the shapes used. Then tackle a simple stencil-making method using paper and pounce powder, and move on to some fun quilting designs. Debby shows you how quilting squares and continuous curves can lead to some intriguing new free-motion favorites.
2. Intricate Squares & Rectangles
3. Smooth Circular Designs
4. Offset Circle Designs
5. Decorative Diamonds
6. Stunningly Staggered Diamonds

Taught by

Debby Brown - Instructor
Debby Brown - Instructor
Debby Brown has been quilting for more than two decades, and she’s been teaching for almost as long. Debby travels the world as a Handi Quilter educator, and she has lectured at numerous quilt shows, including the International Quilt Festival in Houston, the International Quilt Show Dubai, and the American Quilter’s Society.

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