Fronds Pantograph Quilting Design by Andi Rudebusch of AndiCrafts Quilting

Help Me Name that Pantograph Quilting Design

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I’ve been having so much fun lately designing new quilting designs! I love playing with different ideas and seeing what I can create. Usually I start by designing an overall or pantograph quilting design. (If you don’t know what that is, I talk about pantographs here.) Next I take one of the repeats and try and make a border with a corner, some blocks, frames and wreaths, and maybe a triangle. If you’ve missed some of my newer designs, you can view the design sheets for them below. (Click each image to open a larger version.) READ MORE...


Edge-to-Edge or Custom Quilting? Part 2

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So now that we know about overall/edge-to-edge quilting, (you can read my first post on that here) what exactly is custom quilting? Custom is any type of design that does NOT completely cover the quilt top with one pattern. There are actually different levels of custom quilting. I sometimes break them down into simple custom, basic custom, full custom, and heirloom. (Other quilters may have different terminology.) READ MORE...