a technique that is great for practicing any free motion quilting design,

A Few Scraps: Free Motion Quilting Designs: Words Tape a pen to your sewing machine to practice free motion quilting on paper on your machine bed. Also tells how to stitch words.

This would be cute to add to anything that you already have like a pillow case, towel, etc. Or as gifts!

Myrtle & Eunice: A One-Legged Chicken, a Runaway Dog and an (Almost) Inhaled Earwig

New work 2013 Anne Brooke { trendsetter; amazing textile artwork }

Anne Brooke textiles artist creates flat pieces similar to the artist cas holmes

Bradford Fantasy #1 - work in progress by Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry, to be sold at Bryerpatch Studio 30" x 30" Techniques: Machine pieced, Machine embroidered, and quilted bryerpatch.com

Bradford Fantasy © 2012 Art Quilt by Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry, Paducah KY

Joanne Hill - wall hung works using reclaimed fabrics and machine stitched detail

Joanne Hill - click through to see more wonderful embroidered/appliqued birds and creatures like this one.

Meredith Woolnough’s Embroideries Mimic Delicate Forms of Nature…

itscolossal: “ Meredith Woolnough’s Embroideries Mimic Delicate Forms of Nature “ Woolnough uses a special embroidery technique that involves a domestic sewing machine and a base cloth that dissolves.