The first quilt Barbara Shapel entered in a show won 'best of show.' Now it might be too late for you to win with your first ever quilt in a show, but how about the next one? Watching a master at work is always inspiring and Barbara's approach is both informative and a real confidence builder. It's true that years of practice make things look easy. But with her hands-on demonstration, your understanding of how to add beautiful machine quilting will have you creating that 'best of show' quilt of your own. Barbara is a self-taught machine quilter who says she didn't know there were rules, and so she fearlessly broke some. Her maverick approach is our gain as her rule-breaking techniques add amazing depth and dimension to her quilts. after her discussion about needles, thread, batting, and layering, put together a quilt sandwich and play along as Barbara spins her magic at the sewing machine. Special features include: Narrated Trunk Show and Outtakes.