Precious Sunbonnet Quilts

Author: Betty Alderman
Editor: American Quilter's Society
ISBN: 9781574329513
Size: 13,83 MB
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Rediscover the charm of this endearing favorite! Graced with a new attitude sometimes sweet, sometimes jaunty this appealing little character takes on new life in the original designs of this well-known author and designer. Her appliqud and embroidered creations show sunbonnet figures in a fresh and compelling fashion, perfect for all appliqu enthusiasts. Never out of style, use these sunbonnet girls in blocks, as a border, or as part of a scene. The new variations of this ever-popular quilting companion will capture the hearts of all quilters, even those who have bypassed her before.

Quilts From Heaven

Author: Lucinda Secrest McDowell
Editor: B&H Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780805444353
Size: 12,33 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Quilting hobbyist McDowell sees each moment as a piece of quilt that God weaves together to make a glorious lifelong work of art. In this book, various quilting patterns are used metaphorically to show how God can make the scraps of our lives into something beautiful. This updated and repackaged edition features new four-color illustrations and photos of traditional quilt patterns that mirror God's often intricate work in our lives.

Over 175 Great Ideas For Clever Crafters

Author: Leisure Arts, Inc
Editor:
ISBN: 9781574863697
Size: 12,26 MB
Format: PDF
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Minnesota Quilts

Author: Helen Kelley, Lee Sandberg, Greg Winter
Editor:
ISBN: 9781610604451
Size: 14,22 MB
Format: PDF
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Following The Barn Quilt Trail

Author: Suzi Parron
Editor: Ohio University Press
ISBN: 0804040699
Size: 14,84 MB
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Suzi Parron, in cooperation with Donna Sue Groves, documented the massive public art project known as the barn quilt trail in her 2012 book Barn Quilts and the American Quilt Trail Movement. The first of these projects began in 2001, when Groves and community members created a series of twenty painted quilt squares in Adams County, Ohio. Since then, barn quilts have spread throughout forty-eight states and several Canadian provinces. In Following the Barn Quilt Trail, Parron brings readers along as she, her new love, Glen, their dog Gracie, and their converted bus Ruby, leave the stationary life behind. Suzi and Glen follow the barn quilt trail through thirty states across thirteen thousand miles as Suzi collects the stories behind the brightly painted squares. With plentiful color photographs, this endearing hybrid of memoir and travelogue is for quilt lovers, Americana and folk art enthusiasts, or anyone up for a good story.

The Christmas Quilt

Author: Vannetta Chapman
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1682999165
Size: 11,35 MB
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Annie's life is deliciously full as the Christmas season approaches. She helps her husband, Samuel, attend to the community's minor medical needs. She occasionally assists Belinda, the local midwife, and most days, she finds herself delivering the buggy to her brother Adam. Annie's sister-in-law Leah is due to deliver their first child before Christmas morning, and Annie is determined to finish a crib quilt before the boppli arrives. With six weeks to go, she should have no problem . . . but God may have a different plan. Leah is rushed to the English hospital when the infant arrives early, and Annie discovers the Christmas quilt may hold a far greater significance than she ever imagined.

Memorabilia Quilts

Author: Linda Causee
Editor: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402733534
Size: 19,70 MB
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Brings together two of today's most popular crafts--scrapbooking and stitchery--to explain how to create spectacular, memory-preserving quilts that incorporate family memories, artifacts, and memorabilia into beautiful family heirlooms, from a unique pattern that showcases a collection of old t-shirts or Dad's old work ties, to fabric photocopies of picture postcards.

Classic Crib Quilts And How To Make Them

Author: Thos. K. Woodard
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486157911
Size: 11,60 MB
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A wealth of information on pieced and appliqué crib quilts: their history, 156 full-color photos of 19th- and early-20th-century creations, patterns and instructions for 13 charming covers, more.

Textile Collections

Author: Amanda Grace Sikarskie
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442263660
Size: 19,87 MB
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Collections of textiles—historic costume, quilts, needlework samplers, and the like—have benefited greatly from the digital turn in museum and archival work. Both institutional online repositories and collections-based social media sites have fostered unprecedented access to textile collections that have traditionally been marginalized in museums. How can curators, interpreters, and collections managers make best use of these new opportunities? To answer this question, the author worked with sites including the Great Lakes Quilt Center at the Michigan State University Museum, the Design Center at Philadelphia University, the International Quilt Study Center and Museum at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and the WGBH Boston Media Library and Archives, as well as user-curated social sites online such as Tumblr and Polyvore, to create four compelling case studies on the preservation, access, curation, and interpretation of textile objects.

Candy Store And More

Author: Kay Connors
Editor: Martingale
ISBN: 1604683341
Size: 15,71 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Popular designers Kay Connors and Karen Earlywine present 10 fresh quilts that take their cues from 1930s classics. Inspired by antique quilts and patterns discovered in old newspapers, these projects are brimming with old-fashioned charm. See the original 1930s designs that sparked this collection of patterns written for today's techniques Be inspired to try everything from patchwork to appliqué, embroidery, making yo-yos, using rickrack, and quilting by hand Use full-sized appliqué patterns--no enlargements needed--and find projects for all skill levels