traditional and modern quilting: designs and techniques
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At rst glance, the worlds o contemporary and traditional quiltingdon’t seem to have much in common,other than abric andthread. But o course,modern quilting has itsroots in the traditionalmethods. And, in act,many contemporary quiltersbegan as traditional or Victorian-style crazy quilters.In this ree eBook,
Traditional and ModernQuilting: Designs and Techniques for QuiltDesigns,
we’ve gathered techniques andtricks rom both worlds to help youdesign your own quilt using some basicprinciples in new ways.Many modern quilters are embracingthe minimalist quilting design aesthetico Japanese crat books. In “Turn Downthe Volume,” Malka Dubrawsky showshow using light-colored, simple abricscan put the design emphasis on line andshape. Also, by combining traditionaland contemporary template and piecingtechniques, you can create a thoroughlymodern quilt.
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In “Color Play,” Anne Lullie explores colorand pattern through a mosaic quilt seriesusing the color wheel as inspiration.Using hand-dyed cotton “chips” andusible web, she shows you step-by-stephow to design quilt patterns that moveand fow.Melody Johnson gured out how tobreak out o her design block by literallydoodling geometric blocks that she couldturn into quilt designs. In “Releasing theCreative Block,” Melody shows you howto design a quilt with blocks that are notperectly square. Their o-kilter angles arewhat make them modern. With the expert advice in
Traditional andModern Quilting: Designs and Techniques forQuilt Designs,
you’ll be able to create yourown unique quilting designs.