Quilting Arts TV: Episode 2104 – Improv

Episode 2104 Description and Preview

Join host Susan Brubaker Knapp and her guests on “Quilting Arts TV” Series 2100 as they enthusiastically demonstrate new techniques, bend the rules, and shake things up to make quilts that break new ground. Join the exploration of personal expression through fiber art with”Quilting Arts TV” as you make time for contemporary quilting every day.

 

Projects Featured in this Episode: 

Break loose from the tried and true—improvise! Be inspired to work improvisationally with guidance and tips from this episode’s guests. Use color, cutting techniques, and wild materials to enhance art quilts.
Cindy Lohbeck uses ice and shibori techniques to dye fabrics with bold new patterns

Abstract art quilter Cindy Grisdela makes colorful improv blocks from scraps and sets them in various ways. Cindy shares her recipes for working in a Log Cabin style while creating something unique. This project is available as a free download. Click on the image above to get your copy.

Maggie Vanderweit gathers organic materials and rusted metal to dye with natural pigments

Textile artist Malka Dubrawsky uses primarily black and white to make bold designs. Cutting improvisationally, Malka adds highlights of color to the black-and-white blocks to add interest and order. This project is available as a free download. Click on the image above to get your copy.Maggie Vanderweit gathers organic materials and rusted metal to dye with natural pigments

Plus, host Susan Brubaker Knapp mashes it all up with interesting embellishments she creates. A playful nature and an open mind will help you look at your materials with a new eye and, perhaps, using them differently, too.

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