Synopses & Reviews
Turn the traditional quilting process upside-out with an embroidery machine and revolutionary new techniques
Author Eileen Roche, editor of Designs in Machine Embroidery magazine, will show you how to streamline the process of quilting and applique with an embroidery machine. This fast and easy process produces flawless results Instead of piecing first, then quilting, the projects in this book are quilted and appliqued in the hoop, then pieced together into quilts and more. These steps eliminate the tedious cutting and piecing of traditional quilting techniques.
In Machine Embroidered Quilting and Applique you'll find:
12 easy techniques: learn how to do continuous quilting and continuous appliqu? with an embroidery machine, plus 10 more techniques that build on these skills
12 gorgeous projects: make everything from quick and easy coasters to practical and pretty totes, plus 4 beautiful quilts.
2 world class teachers: along with an expert author, this book also features notes from sewing and craft expert Nancy Zieman sprinkled throughout the pages offer even more expert advice.
Revolutionize your quilting and applique today
Is it really possible to have it all with machine embroidery? In the case of the Stipple process, it just might be. In this book, you will learn 12 techniques to create quilted and appliqu?d blocks and strips all in a few easy steps with your embroidery machine. Author Eileen Roche, a trusted and experienced machine embroidery expert, teaches you the steps needed to know to create 12 quilted projects using three different design collections (where the machine embroidery program does most of the work) and 12 unique techniques based on the Stipple process. And as part of the Create with Nancy series, Nancy Zieman provides helpful hints and ideas throughout; she also hosts an accompanying DVD with Eileen as she demonstrates the techniques.