At Quilter’s Compass, all longarm quilting is done using a state-of-the-art Gammill Optimum
longarm quilting machine fitted with Statler Stitcher computer control. This system has a 24” throat capacity and is ideal for stitching large quilt blocks.
Computerized quilting using the Statler Stitcher enables stitching of the most intricate quilting pattern while maintaining exceptional stitch quality. You can find
additional information in our longarm quilting
QC has staff members who are experts with this machine and thousands of digital patterns in
-stock plus thousands of additional patterns that can be ordered to meet specific requests. QC also has expert quilt pattern designers who have created custom
patterns specifically for a particular client’s special quilt.
"Thank you again. I just shared a couple of photos of Syd
and the quilt. Everyone thought it was so beautiful!" - Andrea
QC believes that every quilt is an heirloom in the making, so each project is treated with
care, attention to detail and respect. Whether it is a “utility quilt” designed for everyday use or a new family treasure to be passed on to future generations, QC
will ensure your satisfaction with the end result.
Longarm Services Provided by QC include:
• Basting — Includes assembling quilt sandwich and basting layers together to stabilize them
for hand quilters • Edge-to-edge pantographs — Allover designs stitched to complement your pieced top • Edge-to-edge pantographs with custom borders — Allover designs stitched to complement your
pieced top with the addition of a specific border quilt design
• Complete custom quilting — Custom quilting using multiple stitching
patterns designed to enhance your pieced top • Binding — QC has multiple options including creating a binding strip,
attaching the binding strip that the client provides, and finishing binding by hand or machine • Assembling backing — QC will stitch together fabric provided by the client
to create a quilt back • Batting is available for purchase • Advance booking reservations are accepted with a deposit
"You are fantastic!!! ... the extensive work that you are
doing is amazing ... "- Tammy
Pricing for quilting services ranges from $0.015 to $0.06 per square inch depending on the
complexity of the pattern chosen and the quilt layout. Thread and setup charges will be added along with any additional services requested.
"Your quilting work is so beautiful, thank you so much.
... I’m very happy with both finished products. Your work on them makes such a difference!"- Ardyce
Ordering Procedures Contact Quilter’s Compass for an appointment to discuss your quilting needs. If you are
unable to meet in person we can determine via phone or e-mail how your needs can best be met. A reservation will be taken to secure your delivery
requirements.Ship or drop off your prepared quilt top and back. Preparation instructions will be provided
upon request. You can choose the quilting patterns to be used or you can leave the choice to the longarm expert's discretion.A deposit is required at time of order. QC will not be responsible for problems arising from
poor quilt top preparation. These issues can include extra fullness, wavy borders, and loose seams or threads.