Quilting Arts magazine celebrates its tenth anniversary by publishing this collection of its very best articles.
In this book you'll find: - art quilt techniques from fabric collage and applique to dyeing, stamping and foiling; - machine-stitching and thread-painting tips and tutuorials - binding and stitching techniques to make your art quilt stand out - methods for making realistic representational art quilts, including portraits of pets and people - ideas and advice for the professional quilt artist - tips and encouragement from top artists in the field.
The book is divided into interesting chapters, such as -- - starting and finishing -- art quilt basics - Trends in surface design - People, pets and more - representation in Art Quilting - Make it Green - Recycled and Natural Materials - Embellishment and Mixed Media - Too much is never enough
The Best of Quilting Arts by Pokey Bolton Published by Interweave, 2011 Paperback, all illustrations in bright color. Book Condition: Excellent - No marks or blemishes. Hardly looks like it's been opened. Would make a lovely gift. 160 pages, 8 1/2 x 11 inches,