When it comes to machine quilting with Natalia Bonner, it's important to start by getting comfortable with your machine. Once you feel at ease, Natalia's book, "Beginner's Guide to Free-Motion Quilting
," is an excellent resource. Additionally, Natalia offers a course called "Beginner's Guide to Free-Motion Quilting
," which is perfect for those looking to master the art of free-motion quilting. If you're ready to take your skills to the next level, Natalia's stitch-along, "Free-Motion Filler Frenzy,
" is a fantastic opportunity to enhance your abilities. Natalia has also created a design workbook to accompany each stitch-along, which can be a great tool for the course.
Once you have a solid foundation in free-motion quilting, the real fun begins. Machine quilting can be an incredible creative outlet, and Natalia offers numerous classes to help you expand your library of machine quilting designs. Feathers are always a popular choice, and Natalia's "Visual Guide to Free-Motion Quilting Feathers
" class and book are highly recommended for learning how to quilt over 50 feather designs. By completing this course, you'll gain confidence in your ability to quilt feathers.
Natalia is particularly fond of using rulers for machine quilting, as they add a unique touch to any quilt. She has spent several years developing eight versatile machine quilting rulers
. In addition to creating these rulers, Natalia offers several courses
that teach you how to use them in various ways. If you're interested in learning to machine quilt with rulers, Natalia's book, "Visual Guide to Creative Straight-Line Quilting
," is a valuable resource. Once you grasp the basics of ruler quilting, a world of possibilities will open up to you.
Once you feel confident in your skills with rulers and free-motion quilting, it's time to apply them to real quilts. Natalia has built a vast library of on-demand machine quilting classes
that focus on specific areas such as borders, quilt blocks, and much more.
For a comprehensive learning experience, consider joining the PNQ Academy
. This platform offers over 100 machine quilting videos, where Natalia demonstrates her process of custom machine quilting real quilts using the techniques she teaches in her classes. But that's not all – when you enroll in the PNQ Academy
, you'll have access to two new videos each month, ensuring you continue to expand your knowledge.
For the ultimate value, consider enrolling in PNQ UNLIMITED
. By doing so, you'll have on-demand access to all PNQ Academy videos, as well as access to all classes and stitch-alongs.
Lastly, don't forget to subscribe to Natalia's YouTube channel
. There, you'll find a vast library of hundreds of machine quilting videos, and Natalia uploads a new video every Monday.