Get Started Quilting

Get Started Quilting Author Jessica Alexandrakis
ISBN-10 9781632501462
Year 2015-07-08
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher "F+W Media, Inc."
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"An all-in-one guide to contemporary quilting techniques for beginners! Quilting can often seem complicated and overwhelming, but it truly is a craft that anyone can do--taken one step at a time, this fantastic hobby is really quite easy. 'Get Started Quilting' takes readers on a steady path to learning the essential quilting techniques, tricks, and tested methods of quilt making, focusing on one skill at a time. This all in-one volume covers fabric selection, cutting, pressing, sewing (by hand or machine), piecing and joining blocks, basting, hand and machine quilting, and binding and making labels. Quilt blocks range from traditional to contemporary, including basic patchwork and applique as well as improvisational piecing. Working through the book, the reader can pick up and develop all the basic quilting skills they need. Using a range of delightful fabrics, patterns, and colorways, they'll discover how they can put quilt blocks together in a variety of layout designs to create wonderful modern projects." -- Publisher's annotation.

Start Quilting with Alex Anderson

Start Quilting with Alex Anderson Author Alex Anderson
ISBN-10 1571208127
Year 2010-11-05
Pages 48
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Make Your First Quilt a Success! Alex guides you every step of the way as you learn to plan, cut, piece, quilt, and bind your quilt. Get started with 8 easy, beautiful projects. Expanded edition includes new projects, more quilt sizes, and lots of helpful new tips and shortcuts. So you want to make a quilt, but can't tell a rotary cutter from a seam ripper? Alex Anderson has helped a quarter million quilters learn to quilt. She'll get you quilting in no time-and loving it!

Beginner s Guide to Free Motion Quilting

Beginner   s Guide to Free Motion Quilting Author Natalia Bonner
ISBN-10 9781607055389
Year 2012-09-01
Pages 176
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Photo tutorials show stitching in action for 50+ free-motion quilting designs to create modern quilts with classic style! Popular blogger and designer, Natalia Bonner, illustrates her instructions with detailed photos that make it easier to get beautiful results on your home sewing machine. Learn how to quilt all-over, as filler, on borders, and on individual blocks…using loops and swirls, feathers and flames, flowers and vines, pebbles and more! Includes tips for choosing batting and thread, layering and basting, starting and stopping, and prepping your machine are included. After you’ve practiced, show off your new skills with six geometric quilt projects.

Basic Quilting

Basic Quilting Author Sherrye Landrum
ISBN-10 9780811749411
Year 2007-03-13
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Stackpole Books
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Well-chosen beginning projects develop your quilting skills without requiring a long time to complete. Expert advice on choosing fabric, batting, backing, thread, and quilt designs. Complete instructions and photos for creating a pot holder, tote bag, pillow cover, and table runner.

Quilt With Confidence

Quilt With Confidence Author Nancy Zieman
ISBN-10 9781440221255
Year 2008-03-17
Pages 144
Language en
Publisher Krause Publications Craft
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The inspiring and encouraging tone of this book will make you feel like you've been quilting your entire life! From the nation's favorite sewing teacher comes tips and step-by-step instruction for getting started quilting, from selecting tools, to rotary cutting techniques and edge-jointed seaming, you get it all!

Cut loose Quilts

Cut loose Quilts Author Jan Mullen
ISBN-10 1571201548
Year 2001
Pages 112
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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"18 fun, colorful projects-with no points to match! Jan's designs are easy enough for beginners, but interesting enough for expert quilters."

Fuse And Tell Journal Quilts

Fuse And Tell Journal Quilts Author Laura Wasilowski
ISBN-10 9781607053040
Year 2010-11-05
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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From Journal or Sketchbook to Whimsical Art Quilts. Turn your favorite life moments into charming little fused quilts. Get started with 6 complete projects, then make your own one-of-a-kind creations. Put them together fast with easy fusing techniques: no-sew appliqué, no-baste quilting, even no-sew binding! Easy enough for kids to make on their own. Do you keep a diary or sketchbook? Transform your musings, doodles, and snapshots into these small, fun-to-make journal quilts. They're so easy, it takes just a few hours to go from inspiration to finished quilt. Try Laura's new fusible techniques-bias fusing, cheesecloth, trapunto, even fusible binding. A fun new way to use fast2fuse® Double-Sided Fusible Stiff Interfacing!

Crazy Quilting The Complete Guide

Crazy Quilting   The Complete Guide Author J. Marsha Michler
ISBN-10 9781440208232
Year 2013-10-07
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Krause Publications Craft
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Your one-stop source for crazy quilting know-how! From Victorian quilts to contemporary works of art, crazy quilting has evolved into a beautiful mixture of piecing, embroidery, and fabric techniques. Crazy Quilting - The Complete Guide tells you everything you need to know to create your own beautiful heirloom crazy quilts, including: 10 different methods for piecing. More than 100 embroidery stitches for ribbons, flosses and threads. Techniques for dyeing, painting, stamping, printing, and embroidering on silk, cotton, rayon, wool and linen. Instructions for adding buttons, beads, tassels, cording and other dimensional embellishments. Tips for finishing your quilts. Whether you are just getting started or have been quilting for years, Crazy Quilting - The Complete Guide is guaranteed to be the crazy quilting resource you turn to the most.

Elly Sienkiewicz s Beloved Baltimore Album Quilts

Elly Sienkiewicz s Beloved Baltimore Album Quilts Author Elly Sienkiewicz
ISBN-10 9781571208484
Year 2010
Pages 126
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Featuring quilts from the 2010 Quilt's Inc. exhibit, Baltimore Album Review II: Baltimore's Daughters - Friends Stitch Past to Future. Celebrate the return of classic Baltimore patterns! These smaller blocks make for easier, more portable quilt projects that you and yours will cherish for years to come.

Alex Anderson s Hand Machine Applique

Alex Anderson s Hand   Machine Applique Author Alex Anderson
ISBN-10 9781607051046
Year 2010-11-05
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Fall in Love with Appliqué! Learn to add beautiful appliqué to any quilt by hand or machine. 7 charming quilts get you started. 3 hand appliqué techniques: needle-turn, raw-edged, and reverse appliqué. 3 machine appliqué techniques: invisible, raw-edged, and free-motion appliqué. From beloved teacher and TV/Internet host Alex Anderson. Beloved quilting teacher and TV personality Alex Anderson shows you how easy it is to enhance any quilt with appliquéd flowers, leaves, hearts, and other shapes.

Quilt Your Favorite Photos

Quilt Your Favorite Photos Author Betty Alofs
ISBN-10 0896892158
Year 2006-07-05
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Krause Publications Craft
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Projects: The Golden Gate Bridge, the old family barn, the Alamo, killer whales at sea, Old Ironside sailing ship, sunset at Lahaina, Hotel del Coronado, Washington Monument on the 4th of July, Mission San Xavier del Bac, victorian homes.

Quilting in Black and White

Quilting in Black and White Author House of White Birches
ISBN-10 9781609003586
Year 2012
Pages 64
Language en
Publisher Leisure Arts
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Black and white quilts have become a hot new trend for quilters of all ages. A seemingly simple pattern can be dramatically updated merely by adding a little black and white fabric into the design. The book includes projects that are completely black and white and also includes designs that have splashes of colour, or just splashes of black and white. Quilters will love the variety of designs, from an adorable cat wall hanging to a bold bed quilt made up of black, white and bright yellow fabrics. Techniques used include applique, patchwork and foundation piecing. Each design is shown in a lifestyle photograph, has an assembly diagram and is accompanied by a complete materials list and step-by-step instructions.

Free Motion Quilting with Angela Walters

Free Motion Quilting with Angela Walters Author Angela Walters
ISBN-10 9781607055365
Year 2012-06-01
Pages 120
Language en
Publisher C&T Publishing Inc
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Popular machine quilter Angela Walters will motivate you to try something new! Learn to stitch her fresh continuous-line designs on your longarm or domestic machine. Includes step-by-step instructions for continuous-line swirls, circles, squares, vines, arcs, and points. Using basic free-motion skills you already have, discover how to approach quilting a modern quilt by working with bold fabrics and negative space, uniting a variety of shapes, and blending designs. Draw inspiration from striking pictures of 20 modern quilts showing Angela’s designs. You’ll love her practical advice for choosing the perfect pattern to give your modern quilt maximum impact.