This is a cool FMQ stippling practice technique by azwendyg I found this @ http://www.quiltingboard.com/tutorials-f10/paths-better-stippling-meandering-t177072.html.Since none of my other methods worked, this is worth a try.
Anyone Can Quilt: Machine Quilting Tutorial --> THE absolute best machine quilting tutorial I have ever read. It actually makes me think I should re-try the free motion quilting I'm always afraid to do. For real. I am a not so great quilter. I need to try this!