SBQG Library

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Stocker, Blair  Infuse your quilts with love--how to add your personal story and more meaning to your handmade quilts. In Wise Craft Quilts, celebrated quilt designer and crafter Blair Stocker shares ways to use cherished fabrics to make quilts with more meaning. Each of the twenty-one quilts featured here gathers  2017-03-14  192
Redford, Catherine  A Fresh Approach to Fresh Quilting! Clean lines, bold colors, contemporary designs--quilting has gone modern! And this book is the ultimate guide for creating modern quilts at home, all on a standard sewing machine. From the start, award-winning quilter and teacher Catherine Redford guides you thr  2017-03-01  128
Walters, Angela  In this must-have resource, long-arm quilting expert Angela Walters and home-sewing-machine specialist Christa Watson team up to provide the ultimate guide to machine quilting. Gain insight into long-arm quilting, as well as guidance on quilting at a sit-down sewing machine. Whichever machine you us  2016-04-19  128
Burniston, Carol  Colour splashed quilts with a sense of humour Easy, fun techniques including super-fast fusible applique 10 projects, all with full-size patterns - no need to enlarge Quilts you can finish quickly - some even in a single weekend! Play with color and have fun with your fabrics, including novelty prin  2016-04-01  48
Pease, Pat  Embark on a creative journey to design the kind of quilts you've always wanted to make! Proving that two minds are better than one, experienced quilters Wendy Hill and Pat Pease take on 7 quilt challenges, including designing a new twist on an old block and quilting with unconventional materials. Se  2016-03-07  112
Day, Jennifer  Tell captivating stories in fabric and thread! Acclaimed quilting artist Jennifer Day invites you to create realistic portrait quilts. Turn your photos of people and animals into one-of-a-kind story quilts as you learn to stitch the details with thread painting. This step-by-step visual guide takes   2015-10-07  112
Purvis, Nancy  Step-by-step instructions for 16 eye-catching designs! Get ready for a bold, graphic approach to quilting with Quilting from Every Angle! Half square triangles (HSTs) are a classic sewing technique at the foundation of a number of traditional quilt blocks. DIY Blogger Nancy Purvis explores what ha  2015-09-24  160
Mashuta, Mary  Liberate your machine's walking foot and move beyond basic stitch-in-the-ditch quilting! This idea book of walking-foot quilting designs includes expert tips for using commercial quilting templates, paper cuttings, and traditional sashiko-style patterns. A multitude of designs, with icons to indicat  2015-09-07  80
Harris, Lynn  Make the most of your stash with these twelve striking quilt designs! Learn to use fabric pieces of every size, from scraps to yardage, in Every Last Piece. Author Lynn Harris demonstrates numerous ways to maximize how you use fabric in quilts, including string-pieced blocks, mini star blocks, appl  2015-05-14  144
McNeil, Kathy  Experience every season with these fabulous landscape quilts! Four lovely full-size patterns include a spring cottage, fall mill and water wheel, a summer lighthouse, and a winter cabin. Kathy McNeil, an expert in landscape quilting, teaches you how to build a pictorial quilt. Use your favorite meth  2015-04-23  64
Baker, Marci  Everyone can succeed in 3-D! All patterns are strip-pieced... REALLY! No set-in (Y) seams. Learn the secrets to easily select fabric values to achieve dazzling 3-D designs Illustrated to guide you through each step of the project Be inspired by full color photos, alternate color-ways, and various  2015-04-07  128
Woods, Compiled by Susanne  Recycle your scraps. Is your mountain of scraps in danger of toppling? Now's your chance to make fantastic, edgy quilt designs from your beloved fabric remnants of past projects. The new and inventive patterns in Scraps, Inc.: 15 Block-Based Designs for the Modern Quilter will help you piece togethe  2014-11-04  128
Brandvig, Jera  Do you believe rules were meant to be broken? If so, this improvisational quilt-as-you-go technique is for you. Instead of dealing with precise paper patterns and cutting measurements, you'll learn how to piece fabric onto small, manageable batting blocks. Let your creative juices flow as you quilt   2014-10-01  112
Wolfrom, Joen  Joen Wolfrom's classic guide to creating with color has been completely updated to make it even easier to enhance your creative work with the beauty of well-chosen colors. Joen covers it all, from color combining basics to how to use nature's tricks to create an illusion of depth, reflections, shado  2014-09-01  144
Cleland, Lee  Take the intimidation out of machine quilting classic feather motifs with this easy-to-follow handbook! Discover a new technique in each chapter, along with projects for practice. Choose from 14 projects that show you how to quilt straight-spine feathers, plus wreaths, curves, and cables Learn to   2014-05-06  144
Leffler, Cheri  You'll love how Cheri Leffler combines simple piecing with whimsical appliqué to make adorable quilts for little boys and girls. Each delightful design comes to life with animal appliqués that portray a sense of innocence and friendliness. Use needle-turn or fusible appliqué to create owls, giraffe  2014-04-08  80
Doughty, Kathy  Adding Layersâ??Color, Design, & Design, by Kathy Doughty of Material Obsession, is your illustrated guide to developing an artful understanding of your quilting process. In its 15 original projects, you'll be inspired to experiment with textiles, tools, and techniques to create vibrant quilts. As y  2014-03-07  128
Williams, Wendy  Pick up your needle and create landscapes filled with fanciful flowers and creatures from field, forest, and ocean. Designer Wendy Williams shows you how to make 15 appliqué projects in a style that's part folk, part contemporary, and entirely delightful. Easy freezer-paper techniques and wool felt   2014-03-01  128
Cory, Pepper  If you've always wanted to try the deliciously meandering Drunkard's Path pattern, but were put off by the pattern's reputation for difficulty, help is at hand. With the step-by-step instructions and detailed drawings in this expert guide, anyone can easily learn to piece this attractive, time-honor  2014-02-20  64
Price, Trisch  Join Trisch as she explores six aspects of negative space design: gradation, reversal, interruption, negative form, ghosting and piecing. Each category features three original quilt designs. Editorial Reviews Review These 18 quilts are examples of 'Modern Quilting' with areas of negative space,   2014-02-02  112
May, Rachel  Modern quilting allows artists the freedom to expand on traditions and use fabrics, patterns, colors, and stitching innovatively to create exciting fresh designs. In Quilting with a Modern Slant, Rachel May introduces you to more than 70 modern quilters who have developed their own styles, methods,   2014-01-28  224
Gilleland, Diane  Why do you love to quilt? Is it the finished quilt itself, or the experiences you had while making it? Do you find more joy in designing a beautiful pattern or in improvising as you go? Are you happiest when making quilts for yourself or for others? Whether it is delighting in the colors and textu  2013-08-27  178
Harris, Allison  Allison Harris shows how beginner and expert sewists alike can make a child's quilt that will be cherished for years to come. Growing Up Modern --16 Quilt Projects for Babies & Kids provides inspiration and guidance in 16 versatile keepsake projects. 7 of the patterns adapt to make crib- and twin-si  2013-05-01  128
Brackman, Barbara  Journey through a historic time in American history with Barbara Brackman, bestselling author and quilt historian. Barbara's book features fifty quilt blocks that commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Each block (most were first published in the 1930s) was selected for the symbolism it  2013-01-16  112
Turner, Sandy  Love the fabric but not sure how to use it? Create one-of-a-kind quilts! Acclaimed teacher Sandy Turner shares her secrets for putting novelty, theme, and pictorial prints to use in spectacular fashion. Choose from seven eye-catching projects and browse a gorgeous gallery for additional ideas Disc  2013-01-08  80
Finley, Janet E.  The history of quilts, their makers, and usage is an important part of our country's heritage presented here in full detail through 330 vintage photographs. Books on quilt history have, to date, included only a few photos of quilts. This in-depth collection, most of which has never been seen before,  2012-11-28  192
Atkins, Thom  Use beads and simple stitches to create magnificent texture, dimension, and lifelike details on any quilt. Award-winning quilter, Thom Atkins, teaches you everything you need to know about the best supplies and techniques to get breathtaking there's a bonus tutorial on how to create a  2012-10-16  112
Rolfe, Margaret  Create dazzling scrap quilts with dozens of block designs based on one simple shape--the rectangle. Two stars of the quilting world share their expert tips for turning a so-so scrap quilt into a smashing success. Choose from 15 patterns based on simple one-patch designs--no tricky measurements or s  2012-10-09  96
Jones, Carol Gilham  You'll love these contemporary interpretations of antique quilts from the International Quilt Study Center. Bobbi Finley and Carol Gillham Jones pored through the museum's collection to find inspiration quilts for their latest project designs, ranging from simply functional to delightfully pictorial  2012-09-16  112
Boschert, Deborah  Join fiber artist Deborah Boschert as she shares her approach to fabric collage using a variety of materials, including sheers and other unexpected fabrics, as well as free-motion work and hand-stitched details. Deborah imparts design strategies, and she guide viewers through the process of selecti  2012-05-14  0
Huff, Jaynette  Create delightful paper-pieced quilts and showcase a subject you love--sewing! Discover 12 pictorial sewing-room blocks in both 4" and 6" sizes, plus a larger block depicting Sunbonnet Sue quilting. Choose from eight quilt patterns and turn your blocks into small wall quilts, or make a sampler quilt  2012-05-08  80
Mackenzie, Kay  Discover how easy it is to fuse and patch your strips and scraps to make whimsical appliqué designs. These projects are as charming to look at as they are fun to make! Choose from eight sweet and simple appliqué quilt patterns for quilters of all skill levels Learn five different ways to make scra  2012-04-17  64
Dillard, Monique  Renowned patternmaker, Monique Dillard, guides readers through quiltmaking basics for 11 fat-quarter quilts with a traditional yet fresh feel. Learn how to use your stash scraps to create interesting interplay, whether you make a lap throw or grace a king-size bed. Reminiscent of Americana, these ha  2012-04-16  64
Nyberg, Amanda Jean  Are scrap piles wreaking havoc in your sewing space? Not sure what to do with all those tiny bits of gorgeous prints you hate to part with? Modern quilters Amanda Jean Nyberg and Cheryl Arkison share a passion for scraps, and they're here to help you get creative with 16 scrappy quilt projects that   2012-04-16  144
Carlton, Alissa Haight  Quilts get super sleek and ultra modern with these gorgeously graphic designs by Alissa Haight Carlton, co-founder of The Modern Quilt Guild. Each of the 20 projects uses lots of open space to show off the simplicity of the quilting. Designs are perfect for all your solid fabrics--accent with your f  2012-03-16  144
Kygar, Terrie  It's time for new fun with an old favorite--crayons! Using the new Melt-n-Blend technique, anyone can create beautiful appliqué designs with a dimensional, hand-painted look that brings quilts to life. Learn to tint and shade luscious fruits, gorgeous blossoms, and more--using crayons, colored penc  2012-02-07  80
DeLeonardis, Martha  T-Shirt Quilts Made Easy by Martha DeLeonardis T-shirt quilts have always been difficult to make look good. No longer! Martha has mastered the art of stabilizing all kinds of stretchy fabrics to corral the quilt top into straight lines. She then uses a 'Comparative Quilt Design Chart' to show how   2012-01-30  64
Marston, Gwen  With the help of this volume from noted quilt makers, teachers, and lecturers Gwen Marston and Joe Cunningham, needleworkers can now create their own stunning heirloom pieces with designs that will enhance any patchwork or appliqué quilt. Seventy ready-to-use full-size patterns come in a wide assort  2011-11-24  96
Wicks, Shelley  Jeanne Large and Shelley Wicks, authors of the best-selling 'Tis the Season, won many fans with their chunky, funky appliqué projects. Now you'll be thrilled to find quilts and other comforts in the same cozy style for decorating all year long! Appealing designs with floral themes are a little bit   2011-10-04  80
Martin, Judy  Patchwork Among Friends is, first and foremost, a book of patterns. It includes patterns for 10 never-before-published quilts. Among them are 2 Log Cabin variations, a new Maple Leaf, a rainbow-colored quilt, a Feathered Star, a simplified Lone Star, and 4 other star quilts. Each quilt is presented   2011-09-15  128
McElroy, Dierdra A.  Updated with information on the latest tools and materials for today's hand quilter, this instructional guide provides an excellent core of guidance on making small, perfect quilting stitches. Featuring step-by-step photography of hand movement and product-comparison charts to find the best tools an  2011-09-01  192
Hemachandra, Ray  This inspirational and simply gorgeous book of photographs presents the work of 40 of the most creative and talented art quilters in the world. It features approximately a dozen quilts for each artist, sumptuously spread over ten pages; the book is 414 pages in all. The pieces showcase the leading t  2011-08-02  414
Center, Inc Pacific Management  The Nature of Design presents a rare opportunity to observe the mind of an artist in the process of creating art. With warmth and humor, Joan Colvin reveals what it takes to create an art quilt, from initial vision to finished piece.  2011-03-23  130
Sloppy, Evelyn  Why hide fabric edges on the inside of quilts when you can showcase them on the outside? Using "seams out" patchwork and raw-edge appliqué, these quilts burst at the seams with incredible texture. Plus, they become softer and cuddlier with every wash! Ten "have-to-touch!" projects give an entirely n  2011-03-23  82
Aller, Allison Ann  Allie shows readers how to make crazy quilting more contemporary with an array of easy-to-master techniques. Show your customers how to combine traditional methods with modern fabric tricks. The photo gallery reveals just how creative and modern crazy quilting can be-and anyone can do it. Editoria  2011-03-16  128
Barnes, Christine E.  Christine's quilter-friendly approach will open your customers' eyes to new and exciting ways to apply simple color concepts to their work. See successful color combinations in action with an inspiring gallery of eye-catching quilts. Chock full of hands-on exercises, this book teaches how to use val  2011-03-16  96
Armstrong, Carol  Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition a  2011-02-01  98
Young, Blanche  Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition a  2011-02-01  66
Sandbach, Kathy  This book offers free-form quilting methods that will give quilters the skills and confidence they need to start, and finish, a project.  2011-02-01  82
Hawley, M'Liss Rae  Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition a  2011-02-01  82
Moran, Freddy  This book contains the instructions and patterns to create four colorful House Quilts using three of Freddy's original blocks and her live Schoolhouse block design. Publisher's errata sheet is included.  2011-02-01  114