The Fast and The Fancy


The Fast and The Fancy: Feathers for Freehand Quilters

By Bethanne Nemesh

Published by White Arbor Quilting

The Fast and The Fancy by Bethanne Nemesh breaks down the steps to freehand feathers that are simple (fast) to detailed (fancy).

48 pages, softcover

4 in stock



No matter why you quilt there is a quilting feather for you! In her new book master quilter Bethanne Nemesh explains the techniques of quilting feathers with easy to follow instructions and illustrations.

Start by learning traditional heirloom feather techniques. Expand upon those feathers with increasing detail until you create your perfect feather. Refer to Bethanne’s handy fast to fancy flow chart. Create simple freehand feathers quickly or add details for fanciful show worthy quilting. The Fast and The Fancy has over 60 feather variations that will jump start your imagination!

Additional information

Weight 14 oz
Dimensions 11 × 9 × 1 in





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5 reviews for The Fast and The Fancy

  1. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner)

    Great Resource! I tend to get stuck coming up with the same feather designs; this book has so many ideas and variations! A great resource if you’re looking to expand your freehand skills.

  2. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner)

    Fast and fancy Great book has really helped working on my free motion with my new long arm.

  3. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner)

    Absolutely excellent book! Lots of wonderful feather instruction and exciting variations that I could have never imagined on my own.I love quilting feathers and this book has really helped me break the feather monotony I was experiencing! Excellent book that can be applied by both longarm machine and domestic machine quilters!

  4. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner)

    Brilliant book. Who knew there were so many options??

  5. 5 out of 5

    (verified owner)

    Lots of feather designs and ideas. I will use many of these!

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