Quilting Patterns

110 Ready-to-Use Machine Quilting Designs


Author: Linda Macho

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

ISBN: 0486838153

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 80

View: 2183

Feathers, pinwheels, flowers, birds, and other eye-catching designs abound in this treasury of more than 100 quilting patterns. Clear, complete directions and numerous diagrams guide even beginners through every step.

Pat Sloan's I Can't Believe I'm Quilting


Author: Pat Sloan

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN: 157486629X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 56

View: 9428

In this introduction to quilting, Pat Sloan provides a complete overview for the beginning quilter. She explains quilting terms, preparing fabrics, cutting, pressing and piece, machine quilting, and finishing.

Hand Quilting with Alex Anderson

Six Projects for Hand Quilters


Author: Alex Anderson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9781571200396

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 40

View: 4737

Six projects designed for beginners introduce the art of traditional hand quilting

Quilting For Dummies


Author: Cheryl Fall

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118054666

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 384

View: 6338

Get the know-how you need to create beautiful quilts and decorative quilted items Quilting is a fun hobby -- but where do you begin? From selecting fabrics and designing a quilt to stitching by hand or machine, this friendly guide shows you how to put all the pieces together -- and create a wide variety of quilted keepsakes for your home. We'll have you in stitches in no time! Discover how to * Select the right fabrics and threads * Design your masterpiece * Use quilting software * Save time with rotary cutters and other cool tools * Quilt by hand or machine * Get creative with applique

The Ultimate Guide to Longarm Machine Quilting

How to Use ANY Longarm Machine - Techniques, Patterns & Pantographs - Starting a Business - Hiring a Longarm Machine Quilter


Author: Linda V. Taylor

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1607050471

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 3121

From maintenance to custom designs to advertising, here is everything you need to know about using longarm quilting machines. This indispensable guide from longarm expert Linda V. Taylor answers all of your questions, whether you’re a professional, a beginner, just starting to think about a quilting machine, or wanting to hire a machine quilter to finish your quilt. Learn the basics - how the process works, advice on tools, supplies, and accessories, and a glossary of terms. Complete information on pantograph (all-over) designs, custom quilting, and freehand techniques. An overview of the business of longarm machine quilting for both the proprietor and the consumer. 38 pages of original pantograph patterns, plus a quilt project and a gallery of beautiful quilts.

Quilting in Black and White


Author: House of White Birches

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN: 1609003586

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

View: 3168

Black and white quilts have become a hot new trend for quilters of all ages. A seemingly simple pattern can be dramatically updated merely by adding a little black and white fabric into the design. The book includes projects that are completely black and white and also includes designs that have splashes of colour, or just splashes of black and white. Quilters will love the variety of designs, from an adorable cat wall hanging to a bold bed quilt made up of black, white and bright yellow fabrics. Techniques used include applique, patchwork and foundation piecing. Each design is shown in a lifestyle photograph, has an assembly diagram and is accompanied by a complete materials list and step-by-step instructions.

Get Started Quilting

The Complete Beginner Guide


Author: Jessica Alexandrakis

Publisher: Interweave Press

ISBN: 9781632501462

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 9292

"An all-in-one guide to contemporary quilting techniques for beginners! Quilting can often seem complicated and overwhelming, but it truly is a craft that anyone can do--taken one step at a time, this fantastic hobby is really quite easy. 'Get Started Quilting' takes readers on a steady path to learning the essential quilting techniques, tricks, and tested methods of quilt making, focusing on one skill at a time. This all in-one volume covers fabric selection, cutting, pressing, sewing (by hand or machine), piecing and joining blocks, basting, hand and machine quilting, and binding and making labels. Quilt blocks range from traditional to contemporary, including basic patchwork and applique as well as improvisational piecing. Working through the book, the reader can pick up and develop all the basic quilting skills they need. Using a range of delightful fabrics, patterns, and colorways, they'll discover how they can put quilt blocks together in a variety of layout designs to create wonderful modern projects." -- Publisher's annotation.

Quilting for Christmas


Author: House of White Birches

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN: 1609003608

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 2088

Presents instructions and patterns for seventeen quilting projects for Christmas.

Hawaiian Quilting

Instructions and Full-Size Patterns for 20 Blocks


Author: Elizabeth Root

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486259482

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 48

View: 2305

Hawaiian quilts, which date back to the 19th century, are not only objects of practical necessity, but a form of artistic expression. This book offers detailed instructions and 20 full-size quilting blocks — each 18 inches square — for creating exotic floral motifs including orchid, water lily, hibiscus, and other exotic island vegetation.