September 4, 2011
Jennifer Watson: dressing the naked quilt
For many of us the most perplexing words are
Some prefer to do it themselves.
Some of us receive the most pleasure from piecing
and collecting the tops .
Then we entrust our labour of love to a professional long arm quilter,
like JENNIFER WATSON.
Jennifer started out sewing pajamas , but art was her real cat’s pajamas,
nurtured by a a family of highly creative people .
educator and foster Mum , as well as an artist and quilter.
Jennifer is well qualified to transform the frazzled quilter,
and her naked quilt.
Jennifer’s personal quilting room
with its soothing view,
and work in progress, is a good place to start your discussion,
and view Jennifer’s impressive samples .
Jennifer will have ideas ready, if you send her a photo ahead of time.
You will contemplate the many options that change the mood and look of the quilt
with different block emphasis , texture and pattern.
This will include the selection of thread, yours or Jennifer’s.
She has a expansive collection of sheens , weights and colous .
More options will be discussed in the quilting room.
and custom combinations of laser and creative designs to enhance the individual blocks, borders and style of your quilt maybe including a hidden image or a “secondary story” .
You may consider Heirloom for a traditional quilt and an exceptional finished product. Feathers, cross-hatching, echo-stitching, extensive stitch-in-the-ditch and micro background filler and
McTavishing may be selected.
Prices for professional long-arm quilting by Jennifer range from $.02-.08/sq.inch.
Jennifer is also proficient withdistinctive finishes
such as couching,and thread painting Prices will vary depending on the technique and size of each piece.
Likely she will graciously offer you a cup of tea and some garden time as you think.
When you say I love it, Jennifer will be ready to transform your quilt.
Like any great couturier she will camouflage your little flaws.
This Sunday September 11, from noon to 1:00pm
to meet Jennifer and her amazing quilts in person.
These images are just a teasers
not the actual quilts
but just the inspiration
that created the jaw dropping quilts
and stunning quilting
that will dress Satin Moon
your autumn quilting adventures.
Treat yourself next Sunday!