Ready to tackle that pile of finished quilt tops? This is the perfect class for you! You will
learn how to prepare your quilt top, mark designs for quilting, choose batting and backing fabrics, baste, and
picking the perfect thread to stitch it all together. Bring a pieced quilt top, if desired, to explore ideas and
approaches to finishing your first quilt.
• How to prep your quilt top and backing for loading
• How to select, resize using Quilter’s Assistant Proportional Scale, audition and mark quilt designs
• Batting choices
• Threads, needles and tension
• Basic free-motion quilting
Amy Domke was a fine arts major in college. When assigned a project using an ?unconventional? medium, she made a quilt with the help of her neighbor. Thirty years later, Amy is still quilting. She loves exploring new styles andtrying new techniques. After many years of renting time on a longarm at a local shop, she purchased her own machine. She now quilts professionallyon an HQ Infinity? with Pro-Stitcher?.Amy teaches quilting classes at her local shop, ranging from ruler classes to longarm classes. She also travels to give one-on-one instruction to new machine owners. From her studio, she also accepts quilt commissions andis in the process of releasing patterns for her original designs. She is a member of the Handi Quilter Inspiration Squad and has been featured in someHandi Quilter ads.Amy lives in Oregon with her husband, Chip, and their three dogs. She is an avid tennis player and loves to hike the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Her work can be seen at www.sewfabamy.com.