February 10, 2014 | Posted in:Library
TITLE: Impressionist applique : exploring value & design to create artistic quilts.
AUTHOR: Errea, Grace and Osterfeld, Meridith (2012).
DESCRIPTION: Discover how value creates a focal point, develops dimensionality, and lends a painterly effect on your quilt. Learn how to choose fabrics with value in mind to achieve different effects.
LOCATION: ART QUILTS
TITLE: 25 ways to sew jelly rolls, layer cakes & charm packs.
AUTHOR: Greenberg, Brioni (2013).
DESCRIPTION: Create stunning modern quilts from gorgeous pre-cut fabric bundles including jelly rolls, layer cakes and charm packs.
LOCATION: JELLY ROLLS
TITLE: The big book of baby quilts (2013).
DESCRIPTION: An abundance of baby quilts – 87 in all! Find dozens of ways to welcome that special little one!
AUTHOR: House, Cherri (2013).
TITLE: Urban views : 12 quilts inspired by city living.
DESCRIPTION: This book picks up where ‘City quilts’ (we have this in our collection already) , left off, exploring new fabric choices, new blocks, new skills, and new cities.
LOCATION: SQUARES & RECTANGLES
TITLE: Hexagons made easy : machine techniques for exceptional quilts.
AUTHOR: Eskridge, Jen (2013).
DESCRIPTION: A great alternative to English paper piecing. Learn to use hexagons two ways: appliqued onto a background or stitched together without a background for a two-sided quilt.
TITLE: . More twist-and-turn bargello quilts : strip piece 10 new projects.
AUTHOR: Wright, Eileen (2013)
DESCRIPTION: The sequel to ‘Twist-and-turn bargello quilts’ that we also have in the collection. These designs appear to wiggle, bend and turn.
TITLE: Kake-jiku : images of Japan in applique, fabric origami, and sashiko.
AUTHOR: Sudo, Kumiko (2006).
DESCRIPTION: Kumiko Sudo invites you to create quilt blocks or home accents styled after traditional Japanese ‘kake-jiku’ or display scrolls.