Join fiber artist Elin Waterston as she shares the fundamentals of creative machine quilting. Learn techniques and tips to gain confidence and perfect your machine quilting skills—for both free-motion work and using a walking foot. Elin provides guidance on how to create imaginative quilting designs that will enhance your artwork. Tips for auditioning designs are included, as are methods for transferring a quilting design to fabric. Elin discusses the proper tools for machine quilting, provides information about needle and thread types, and guides you through setting up your machine and warming up. Numerous quilting demos cover both free-motion work and quilting with a walking foot. Expand your horizons and learn how to develop, draw, and stitch your own quilting designs.