Grace Errea and Meridith Osterfeld share their art quilting expertise by demonstrating the impact of value on a quilt—it creates a focal point, develops dimensionality, changes a mood, and creates a painterly effect. Explore the unexpected and making your quilt becomes a dream-like experience where the sea ebbs and flows in shades of fire, and feathered creatures evoke cotton candy softness. Includes full-size patterns for 5 projects and features 3 appliqu‚ techniques: turned-edge, raw-edge, and free-edge.
The beguiling beauty of Grace Errea's applique quilts demonstrates that her emphasis on the use of value in design achieves incredible results. WRitten with the help of Meridith Osterfield, she gives invaluable advice on creating successful compositions and well-illustrated instructions for three applique techniques. Patterns for five quilt projects are included, along with suggestions for changing the colors and values for different effects and information on quilting and finishing a quilt. --Kit Robinson, Machine Quilting Unlimited; 06/26/12
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 16th April 2012
Dimensions (cm): 27.9 x 21.6 x 1.0
Weight (kg): 0.49