Author, Designer, Instructor

A good read to share!

Pat Sloan is an amazingly talented quilter, teacher and author. I’m so proud to call her my friend! I’m not sure she ever sleeps — she’s written 33 books and her newest, Teach Me to Machine Quilt, has just been released! 

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I had a chance to read through her new book; she has provided so many great tips and tricks for machine quilting even advanced quilters will learn a new thing or two! But if you’re a novice quilter — or someone who feels anxious about the quilting process, this book is for YOU. 

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Simply put, the photography is stunning.
There are so many crisp photos in brilliant color that the book is a feast for the eyes!

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Pat’s written the text to be very clear and concise;
she provides great instructions down to the last detail!

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Pat does an outstanding job of guiding you through the quilting process
from preparation, to quilting with your walking foot, plus free motion quilting!

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This is a great addition to every quilter’s library. And with the holiday season upon us,
it makes a great gift for your quilting friends, or a gift to yourself!

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Pat’s also hosting a special give-away you won’t want to miss.
Simply click HERE to enter for a chance to win one of 5 copies of her this new book,
plus some other fun goodies, too!

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Congratulations, Pat, on another fabulous book! 

 

10 Comments
  1. I’d love to win. Like to machine quilt, but can always learn something new.

  2. Thanks Kimberley for your helpful review of Pat Sloans new book. I am even more anxious to start reading it myself and using it to help me be better and more confident at machine quilting.

  3. I love finding new blogs while hopping around reading all the different reports on Pat’s new book. Thank you for your review.
    Mary – http://www.stitchinggrandma.wordpress.com

  4. A very nice review. It’s good to know that directions are clear! To that end….apparently I need this book so I can start on a new learning adventure!

  5. I have just finished a quilt top. The more I read about Pat’s book – the more I think I ‘need’ her book and to it myself!

  6. I would love to win this book. I need help in free motion quilting.

  7. what’s the price of the book & where can I buy it?

  8. Great review!

  9. Thanks for your review, Kimberly. I can’t wait to see Pat’s book in person! There have been some great insights!

  10. I just could not wait , got the book in the mail If inwin one I know just to whom I will gift it ! It has been fun visiting all of your blogs!

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