Hangin with Victoria 

VICTORIA 


 is in the Juki Booth.

Houston Start up

A Quick note on How to leave your family for a week and enjoy the Houston International Quilt Festival.

For me I cook. Making sure they are well fed makes me feel no guilt to be feeding my own appetite for Quilting.

Smoked brisket, marinate for 2 days. 10 hrs in the smoker, slice and enjoy. 

That should hold them for the week.

Consumer Training Dates 2016

Dates remaining for 2106 Consumer Training

Ruler work

Oct 5,6,7               Weatherford TX  (2 seats left)  Sewing world of Weatherford

Oct 20,21,22          Glendale AZ  (Full)  – MulQueens

Nov 16,17,18            Morris IL  –   Fabric Center

Nov 30, Dec  1,2      Advanced Training Miami FL  –  Juki Headquarters

Please Contact Yelinda@juki.com for Information

Juki Style

What a treasure the MO-103. Patrice shared her faithful sidekick, they have created Lycra bathing suits, alpaca golf sweaters, velour robes, countless T-shirts, and a million miles of cotton quilt fabric edges for unfrayed washed edges!

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My treasure, well…The MO-2000.  Can’t beat easy air threading and an LCD screen that quickly shows me settings for 15 different stitches.  20160103_154033

New Juki Consumer Training Date

Are you READY for Phoenix Arizona?

Mulqueens will be sponsoring a Juki Longarm Consumer Training in the Phoenix Area

Oct 20,21,22nd  2016

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Please Contact Yelinda@juki.com for an application

Summer Quilting Design

Check out this fun Design Leah Day has created with her Juki HZLF600.

I love to try all Leah’s Designs they are Great Inspiration.  Sit down Quilting, Longarm Try them all.  She also has a design a day.

New Consumer Training Dates and Locations.

New Dates and Locations for Upcoming Consumer Longarm Training.

Training is for Owners of the Juki Longarm with Frame

 

Buffalo NY @ Sew On – Sew Forth 6152 Transit Rd, Depew, NY 14043  July 18-20

Lansing MI @ Country Stitches 2200 Coolidge Rd East Lansing MI 48823 July 28,29,30

Brighton CO @ B Right On 965 Platte River Blvd Brighton, CO 80601  Aug 31-Sept 1,2

Weatherford TX @ Sewing World of Weatherford  2201 Ft. Worth Hwy. Weatherford TX 76086Oct 5-7

Contact Yelinda@Juki.com for more information

Consumer Longarm Training

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We still have openings for Consumer Training
June 7,8,9 2016 Norfolk, VA
Contact Yelinda@juki.com for information.

Thread Audition

And the Winner is …wp-1462286022820.jpg

…I used the one on the left.  ( at least for me)   I first thought I would use the one in the center but I quilted a Mermaid design with Robotics over each star.

The one on the Right I felt was too dark,  It would have taken away from the star design by showing up in the background area too strongly.

The light grey in the center was just the opposite.  It looked great in the background areas But in the dark areas it looked almost white in places which was not what I wanted or liked.

The one on the left was a light variegated.  It blended well over both the dark and the light not standing out anywhere so it did not detract from the star design.

What I did do… was put a very dark variegated in the bobbin.  The Quilt has a light mottled backing and I wanted the Quilt Design to show up for everyone to see.

I had to balance that tension perfectly.

Stay tuned for my border designs and finished pics of the Quilt.

 

Thread Audition

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When preparing to quilt, I audition threads before starting. 

Which one would you choose? 

I will update you on the outcome !!

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