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The Quilting Arts Idea Book

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Get inspired to learn new techniques with this gorgeous how-to guide! Written for new and seasoned fiber artists alike, this all-in-one resource includes everything you need to create one-of-a-kind art quilts and more.

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Written for new and seasoned fiber artists alike, this all-in-one resource includes everything needed to create one-of-a-kind art quilts and more. Peppered with gorgeous imagery and expert advice, The Quilting Arts Idea Book will help you hone your skills while enjoying the creative process. Through step-by-step tutorials for everything from surface design and mixed media techniques readers will gain the skills they need to make their art quilt ideas a reality, whether just getting started or looking to take their work to a new level.

Here’s what you will love about this book:

  • Inspiring project galleries with graphic designs, festival favorites, and featured projects
  • Articles on finding inspiration and nurturing creativity
  • Tips and advice from artists and contributors who invite you to become an active maker in the art quilting community

SEE WHAT'S INSIDE:

Introduction

Chapter 1 | Make It Colorful

  • Dyeing, Painting, Printing and More
  • Layered Marbling
  • Moldable Foam Stamps & Stencils
  • Coloring Cloth
  • Pattern Play
  • Outdoor Flat Dyeing

Chapter 2 | Mix It Up!

  • Mixed-Media Quilting Techniques
  • First Make a Cup of Tea
  • Spin-Art Surface Design
  • Intense Art Cloth
  • Mixed-Media Birthday Book
  • Playing with Metal Leaf on Fabric

Chapter 3 | Take a Break!

  • Hand Stitching with Style
  • Sweet Little Somethings
  • Stitching the Sketchbook
  • On Hand Stitching
  • Free-Stitched Embroideries
  • Intuitive Hand Stitching
  • The Seed Stitch

Chapter 4 | Take A Field Trip

  • Sketchbook to Art Quilt
  • Nostalgia Series
  • Create a Canvas for Color
  • Sketching with Watercolor Paints
  • Stitch Journaling

Chapter 5 | Make New Friends!

  • Group Projects for Art Quilters
  • A Party to Dye For
  • Lessons Learned from an Art Collaboration
  • Miniature Prayer Flags
  • Make a Village

Chapter 6 | Make It Now!

  • Creative Projects to Share and Trade
  • Embracing Mistakes
  • Create a Fragment Fabric Book
  • Jewels for the Wall
  • Little Bird, Little Bird

Contributors

Additional Information

SKU R8573
Author/Designer Vivika Hansen DeNegre
Binding Paperback
Brand Quilting Arts
Product Type Book
ISBN 13 9781440248849
Number Of Pages 160
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