Joan E. Smith, QuiltSmith
Quilting Prices and Services
Price varies with complexity and scale of design.
To estimate cost, multiply length X width = total square inches, by cost per square inch; minimum charge $50.00.
- Edge to Edge – Freehand Design
$0.017 – $0.025 per sq. in.; large scale to small scale, all over meander or design.
- Edge to Edge – With separate Borders $0.0275 per sq. in.
- Simple Custom Blocks $0.0275 – $0.0325 per sq. in.
- Custom Blocks with Ditchwork $0.0325 – $0.04 per sq. in.
- Heirloom Quilting or Custom Designs
$0.04 per sq. inch +. echo quilting, stencil or ruler work, complex pantograph, stitch in the ditch, outlining, cross-hatching, micro stipple.
Thread Charge – $5 minimum each color;
Batting: Hobbs 80/20 Batting – market price; Tuscany wool & 50/50 soy/cotton also available.
Turning Quilt – $25/up to 2 turns
Rush Charge – $40
Additional services @ $30.00/hour, including binding and label
Additional charge of $30.00/ hour may apply for preparation service (including piecing back, adding borders, trimming threads, repairing seams, squaring backing, pressing top and backing, if needed [light pressing from shipping is free], trimming excess edge for binding after quilted, etc.)
Pressing before quilting $15
Squaring Quilt $15
Squaring Backing $10
Design Consultation: 15 minutes free, $20.00 per 1/2 hour.*quilting prices are estimates ONLY and do not include shipping.