Hexie Garden Quilt

Author: Becky Goldsmith
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1617451533
Size: 13,54 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 338

Applique a floral quilt with this block-of-the-month pattern from Becky Goldsmith of Piece O' Cake Designs. In addition to the hexagon quilt, a free one-block bonus project is included.

Color Creatively

Author: Becky Goldsmith
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1617456160
Size: 14,55 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 653

Learn how to color fearlessly and color a masterpiece every time with this comprehensive guide to coloring from some of your favorite authors and illustrators - Becky Goldsmith, Amanda Murphy, Samarra Khaja and Lindsay Conner. Start by discovering the best surface to color on and the best colored pencils to use, then try out a huge array of techniques, from blending and shading to using patterns and creating a three-dimensional effect. Dive into a section on color schemes, and top it all off by hosting your own coloring party! Plus, test out your newfound skills on the included coloring pages. Included swatch sheets let you keep track of your favorite colors and combos. Create art anywhere with tips for coloring on the go. Lighthearted encouragement helps you let go and enjoy the fun of coloring!

All Things Quilting With Alex Anderson

Author: Alex Anderson
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 160705857X
Size: 10,90 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 552

From first step to last stitch, learn to quilt the Alex Anderson way! With more than one million books sold, the author who taught the world to quilt is back again! Internet and television personality Alex Anderson’s "big book" of quilting includes indispensible, straightforward advice—essential tools, binding basics, and easy-to-understand piecing and appliqué. Become a master of hand and machine quilting, and finish with professional touches that will turn you into a confident, lifelong quilter. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced quilter, this must-have compendium will find a permanent home next to your sewing machine!

Quick Easy Hexie Quilts

Author: Peggy Rhodes
Editor: Amer Quilters Society
ISBN: 9781604600551
Size: 12,16 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 283

The dynamic design duo of Dr. Peggy Rhodes and Julia C. Wood brings new life to the hot trend of quilting with hexagons-they make hand piecing these little gems fast and fun. Use any size circle to yield the hexies you desire. Then use the authors' Reference Guide to determine yardage, another chart to figure how many you'll need, and two sizes of graph paper to draft your own unique hexie design. Make any of the 12 projects or create your own unique hexie quilt. The most common format for hexagon use is Grandmother's Flower Garden, and the authors explain a bit of history for color use and alternate names and arrangements. This book is a true hexie-lovers' delight.

Guerrilla Kindness And Other Acts Of Creative Resistance

Author: Sayraphim Lothian
Editor: Mango Media Inc.
ISBN: 1633537412
Size: 14,12 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 430

Resistance Crafts Craftivism can be your voice of resistance: Craftivism is a non-threatening form of activism that gives people a voice when they feel voiceless and power where they feel powerless. It is an international movement for our time and noted Craftivism expert Sayraphim Lothian has put together the first-ever tutorial book on craftivism. In Guerilla Kindness: artist, scholar, activist, and YouTube art teacher Sayraphim Lothian gives you an introduction to the art of craftivism, and provides a brief history of creative resistance. This master craftivist shows you how to make and use various crafts for political and protest purposes including: • Embroidery • Cross stitch • Knitting • Stenciling • Decoupage • Stamping • and much more Join us in the Craftivism movement: Craftivism is a growing worldwide movement in which hand crafted works are being used to highlight political issues, creatively engage in activism, and encourage change in the world. Craftivists employ their works to open a space for people to be introduced to issues and to broaden the discussion surrounding them. While it might seem that this most colorful movement began recently, creative resistance has been with us for centuries around the globe, and craftivism and makers stating their mind through the medium of art is here to stay.

Stitching With Beatrix Potter

Author: Michele Hill
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 161745611X
Size: 19,64 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 112

This book gathers together 10 easy yet elegant projects celebrating the life and talents of Beatrix Potter. With 10 appliqué and 6 embroidery designs, even beginning stitchers can work with hexagons to create a beautiful embroidered quilt, stitch up a cushion based on The Tailor of Gloucester, appliqué a wool storage box, and construct a beautiful wedding quilt based on one from Beatrix Potter’s home. Plus, all of the designs can easily be adapted—just add a dash of imagination to create bags, appliquéd pinafores, or embroidered gifts.