This is the design textbook for quilters. Joen presents the eight elements of design: line, direction, shape, color, value, texture, proportion, and scale. You'll learn how to work with these elements using many guiding design principles, such as unity an
This is a complete guide to border techniques with dozens of designs to mix and match. Borders can do so much more than just add to the overall size of a quilt top - they can frame the center, drawing the viewer's eye around the edge and then back to the
Art lessons every quilter will love. Traditional quilter? Art quilter? Improve ANY quilt with this book! Quick no-sew design exercises to make your talents shine. Build a color wheel from fabric to learn color principles. Discover the easy "Nine-Patches"
by Sharon Pederson. Double your quilting fun! Sharon Pederson is back with more ideas for quick and easy reversible quilts. New patterns and techniques show you how to create completely different designs on both sides of your quilts. From the author of
From the best-selling authors of the One-Block Wonders books. New techniques and design strategies using simple geometric shapes give you dramatic quilt imagery that seems to defy logic! Take the ordinary and turn it into something extraordinary with this
Brand new technique is all about texture, movement, sparkle and swirl! Choose hexagons or octagons - you're the designer. Easy random cutting! No planning, no fussy cuts, no mess-ups. Simple piecing with no Y-seams. by Maxine Rosenthal
by Sharon Pederson. Discover an unexpected "two-for-one" twist in these beautiful quilts! Create an exciting design on the front side and a completely different design on the back side. Plus, construction is quick and easy because these projects are qui
Whether your style is classic or modern, Jessica offers a range of stunning projects, from small home accessories to full-size quilts, for all skill levels. So leave the sewing machine at home. Take your quilt to go. 43412-O
Based on actual classes with beginners, the editors at Landauer created a first quilting book that presents information in teach-me/show-me text and photos that work. Clear, accessible and easy-to-understand with step-by-step photos and diagrams. L112919
Classic how-to manual, fully updated! Create your own machine applique masterpiece. Expert Harriet Hargrave has taught thousands of quilters how to produce top quality work. Covers everything you need to get started. Learn how to choose (and use) the righ
A skill building course in quiltmaking. Learn to quilt with confidence. Everything you need to get started making beautiful quilts. Includes 9 skill-building classes. Complete instructions for making 13 classic quilts. Learn how to design your own quilts.