Quilting

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  • 9781615646128
  • 9781615646142

Quilting is a traditional skill that is enjoying a resurge in popularity as a means of creative expression and a wonderful way to make beautiful, thoughtful gifts for important occasions. Quilting takes a great deal of skill and patience, and there are lots of ways it can go wrong, wasting time and expensive fabric in the process. In this book readers learn how to master the process of both machine and hand quilting with the following:

Beautiful full-color, step-by step photos teach each skill needed, from the basics to more advanced techniques.

More than 20 sample projects with materials lists, photos, and step-by-step instructions.

A guide to all the tools and supplies needed to get started, including a primer on sewing machines and stitching.

Tips for buying and cutting fabric, and piecing it into blocks by hand or machine.Techniques for making applique quilts, by machine or by hand.

Instructions for assembling quilt blocks into a finished quilt top.The best stitching methods for turning a quilt top into a finished, quilted quilt.

  • DK Publishing; October 2014
  • ISBN 9781615646142
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF format
  • Title: Quilting
  • Author: Jennifer Fulton
  • Imprint: Alpha
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781615646128
  • 9781615646142

About The Author

Jennifer Fulton is a long-standing and leading member of the Quilters Guild of Indianapolis. She has served the Guild as President, Vice-President, Quilt Retreat Chair, and Co-Chair for Quilt Show Registration, and is a member of multiple quilting bees. For over 17 years, Jennifer has made many beautiful quilts for her family, friends, and charity, creating many original quilting designs. Jennifer has also written quilting instructions for numerous patterns, guiding groups in their efforts to make special quilts for deserving friends. She has taught children and adults alike to quilt; sharing her love of quilting is one of her favorite pastimes.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781615646128
  • 9781615646142