The Quilter's BibleDe (autor) Linda Clements
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 25 Mar 2011
The most comprehensive book on the market for patchwork, quilting and applique techniques. It presents essential know-how together with a wide range of inspirational samples of work, making it suitable for both the beginner and more experienced quilter. This is a highly visual, authoritative and comprehensive approach to a popular subject.
Ilustrații: 400 illustrations, 250 colour photos
Dimensiuni: 214 x 276 x 19 mm
Greutate: 1.00 kg
Editura: David & Charles Publishers
Linda Clements is an experienced project editor and writer with a passion for quilting. She has project editing many titles for David & Charles and specializes in quilting, cross stitch and other fabric crafts. The Quilter's Bible is her first book for David & Charles. Linda lives in Totnes, Devon with her son, Rory.
Introduction; Section 1: Getting Started; Tools, materials, working with fabrics, using templates, drawing and cutting shapes Section 2: Patchwork; Blocks such as Log Cabin, Lone Star, Mariner's Compass and Tumbling Blocks; hand piecing, English paper piecing, Seminole patchwork, foundation piecing, crazy patchwork, sashing and quilt borders. Section 3: Applique; Fabrics and threads, 3D applique, applique perse, fusible web applique and shadow applique Section 4: Quilting; How to mark out quilt designs, hand quilting, machine quilting, long arm quilting, Sashiko quilting, Celtic quilting, quilt-as-you-go, tied quilting, corded quilting and stuffed (trapunto) quilting. Section 5: Finishing Off; Templates; Useful Information, Glossary and Bibliography; Suppliers; Index.