The Quilter S Practical Guide To Color

Author: Becky Goldsmith
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1607058650
Size: 15,28 MB
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Did you know that the biggest struggle for quilters of all types is color selection? Unlock the secrets to winning color combinations from best-selling author Becky Goldsmith of Piece O' Cake Designs. Learn how every quilt has a foreground and a background, how to use clear versus gray colors - plus other essentials that will shake up your design process. Quilters of all skill levels will appreciate Becky's practical, easy-to-understand advice on neutrals, value, and contrast. Put your newfound knowledge to the test with 10 pieced and appliqued projects designed to focus on specific aspects of color. With visual examples used to explain all color topics, this go-to guide will give you an edge when it comes to quilt design.

Color Theory For Quilters

Author: Becky Goldsmith
Editor: Annies
ISBN: 9781640251298
Size: 17,73 MB
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Choosing fabrics for a quilt may be the most intimidating step in the planning process. What colors go together well? And what about prints and directional designs? Join quilting expert Becky Goldsmith to explore options and get answers to all of these questions in this new video class. In this class, you'll learn how to: identify color inspiration in the world around you, master the color wheel and learn the relationship between colors, gain a deeper understanding of contrast and value, employ technology for planning and reviewing color combinations, direct the viewer's eye inside a quilt composition, recognize a fabric's nature and use it to its best advantage, and use a design wall to audition possible fabric combinations.

The Quilter S Field Guide To Color

Author: Rachel Hauser
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ISBN: 9781940655369
Size: 16,23 MB
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Cut up the included color card, start one of the 14 exercises, and let's play! The number one complaint of quilters? Mastering effective color combinations. The Quilter's Field Guide to Color teaches readers just how to create them. Each of the 14 exercises is a new approach to color theory, challenging quilters to use their color cards (included) to explore a variety of possible combinations. Using the colors selected during each of Rachel Hauser's inspirational themes, such as Seasons and How to Determine Your Style, quilters sew up a Bear Paw block or two as they progress through the workbook. This collection of blocks can all be combined to create any of the three quilt patterns provided. Forget the dry color theory! This book is fun, conversational, practical, and beautifully inspiring.

Visual Guide To Patchwork Quilting

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Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1617455628
Size: 12,26 MB
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Absorb the knowledge of more than 20 quilt experts in one place! With hundreds of photographs and illustrations to help you plan your quilting projects, this comprehensive guide answers all of your quiltmaking questions. Included in this comprehensive reference guide: fabric 101; piecing and appliqué by hand and machine; understanding color, value, and quilt design; start-to-finish quilt construction; quilting motifs, tips, and tricks; beyond the basics; plus a handy index. It's the must-have book for any quilter!

The Practical Guide To Patchwork

Author: Elizabeth Hartman
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1607051621
Size: 17,10 MB
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Quilting Basics with Modern Flair. 12 quilt projects for beginners, confident beginners, and intermediates. Explore different options for each project-make it with just two colors or scrappy, make it vintage or mod, make it soft or playful. Alternate colorways included with each project show you how swapping out fabrics can change the look of the same block. Learn how to cut, piece, appliqué, machine quilt, bind, and finish. Pick up helpful tips and tricks to stay organized and master the methods. Try a fresh, relaxed approach to making quilts with this new "go-to" book. The bright aesthetic and clear, simple instructions guide beginners and intermediates alike through the entire process of creating fun and useful quilts that they'll be proud to call their own. Winner of the 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Award

Quilting Er

Author: Becky Goldsmith
Editor: Annies
ISBN: 9781640251113
Size: 10,98 MB
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Do you want to learn to quilt but are unsure of all of the advice available out there in the digital landscape? Join quilting and sewing expert Becky Goldsmith to gain invaluable knowledge that will put you well on your way to a successful quilting journey. Becky's experience as a successful designer, author and instructor will help you gain confidence as she shares tips and hints gained throughout her lifelong experience in the sewing and quilting world. In this class you'll learn how to: use your sewing machine manual to master this important tool, plan your sewing space to promote healthy quilting, construct and use a design wall, understand the importance of following pattern instructions and the things to consider if you do your own thing, piece half-square triangles and Flying Geese blocks several different ways, and much more.

Quiltmaker S Colour Workshop

Author: Weeks Ringle
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ISBN: 9781845431198
Size: 17,33 MB
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The authors help quilters understand how skilful use of colour can turn an ordinary quilt design into an exquisite one. They explain colour theory, and how it relates to quilts. A collection of 15 quilts by some of America's most respected quiltmakers is included, with the fine qualities of each explored.

Child S Play Quilts

Author: Stacey Day
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1617456144
Size: 20,23 MB
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Improve your quilt designs by learning how to organize fabric by size and color, while making adorably sophisticated quilts (both pieced and appliquéd) for babies and children. Each of the 20 bright, happy quilts is shown in warm and cool colorways to spark the imagination and use up your stash. Stacey Day’s friendly voice and great advice make it easy to choose beautiful palettes and add design flair, while also guiding you through the best methods for organizing fabrics by color and size, from tiny scraps to bulky yardage.

Organizing Solutions For Every Quilter

Author: Carolyn Woods
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781607052098
Size: 12,38 MB
Format: PDF
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A daily serving of tidy makes all the difference • Practical guide shows you how to organize and maintain your quilting space, no matter what size • Learn handy ways to sort and arrange all of your fabrics and supplies into easy-to-use stations • Actual organizing solutions from quilters' studios, including Alex Anderson and Diana McClun Create a calm and happy place for all your beloved fabrics, books, notions, tools, and even UFOs. From small closets to large studios, you'll see real examples of what makes an efficient, functional, and inviting quilting space. You'll identify what's causing the clutter, learn how to turn it into a more creative zone, and find more time to do what you love-quilt!

Sewing To Sell The Beginner S Guide To Starting A Craft Business

Author: Virginia Lindsay
Editor: C&T Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1607059045
Size: 16,11 MB
Format: PDF
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You love to sew. Don't you wish you could make a living from your sewing? You can, with the help of this practical guide from professional sewist and pattern designer Virginia Lindsay. Everything you need to know to start sewing for profit is here, from finding your personal sewing style to creating a product line, identifying customers, equipping your studio, pricing and selling your work, marketing yourself, designing your own patterns, and handling the business and legal side of sewing. And that’s not all! You also get 16 projects that you can start sewing and selling right now.