My Account

Quilting Bloggers Logo

QuiltBlog

Piecing, quilting, longarm or domestic, creative or technical... QuiltBlog is about everything to do with quilting! This blog is supported and maintained by our school teachers within TheQuiltingSchool.com.

Statler Stitcher + Apple

Posted by Todd Fletcher
Todd Fletcher
Hello, I am Todd Fletcher – also known as QuiltGeek. I have been involved in t
User is currently offline
on Wednesday, 12 August 2009
in QuiltGeek
I have received many requests on how to run a Statler Stitcher using an Apple computer.  Here’s a quick video showing how.  If you have any questions… post to my forum.
Hits: 20246 0 Comments Continue reading
Rate this blog entry
0 votes

Questions about proper tension adjustment

Posted by Todd Fletcher
Todd Fletcher
Hello, I am Todd Fletcher – also known as QuiltGeek. I have been involved in t
User is currently offline
on Tuesday, 02 June 2009
in QuiltGeek
Tension is probably the top concern for quilters, since we have to deal with it all the time.  There is no “prefect” setting for all cases.  However, there are guidelines to follow that will get you to a great result.  Here are the factors that effect your stitch quality:
Hits: 37197 1 Comment Continue reading
Rate this blog entry
0 votes

“Bobbin Genie – Why or why not?”

Posted by Todd Fletcher
Todd Fletcher
Hello, I am Todd Fletcher – also known as QuiltGeek. I have been involved in t
User is currently offline
on Tuesday, 02 June 2009
in QuiltGeek
I have been receiving questions from many quilters lately about the Teflon washers called Bobbin Genie. I have also been reading posts on this and other lists about this product.  Many would like to know if this is a good idea.  Well… to answer this, let’s take a look at what goes on in the bobbin, and what the washer does.
Hits: 36138 0 Comments Continue reading
Rate this blog entry

The “Quilting Uncertainty Principle”

Posted by Todd Fletcher
Todd Fletcher
Hello, I am Todd Fletcher – also known as QuiltGeek. I have been involved in t
User is currently offline
on Friday, 15 May 2009
in QuiltGeek
I have offered technical support to many, many quilters over the years.  This support has been simple, complex and perplexing. As any good Geek, I like perplexing.  I enjoy the process of taking something a part (both literally and figuratively) to discover the why, who and what of systems around me.  Here’s an example of one such aspect of computerized quilting that can pass  by you with little (if any) notice, or become a huge conundrum and stumbling block.  I call this the “Quilting Uncertainty Principle”.

Hits: 19726 0 Comments Continue reading
Rate this blog entry
0 votes

1.2 Update for Creative Studio

Posted by Todd Fletcher
Todd Fletcher
Hello, I am Todd Fletcher – also known as QuiltGeek. I have been involved in t
User is currently offline
on Tuesday, 18 November 2008
in QuiltGeek
Well, I’m writing from the Houston Quilt Show.  It has been a great show.  I was worried that with the economy in the tank that many people would opt to stay home this year.  Market seemed to confirm that.  But Festival has really been busy and exciting.

The coolest geek thing for us Statler Stitchers is in the new 1.2 update for Creative Studio. For us Beta testers – none of this new stuff is…well…new.  But I’ll list the key features I’ve been playing with during the show.
Hits: 22794 0 Comments Continue reading
Rate this blog entry
0 votes






Additional Options