Synopses & Reviews
A worthy addition to every quilter's library, this book shows how time spent marking -- from crosshatching to fans, feathers, and cables -- pays off by increasing the longevity of a quilt.
A necessity for every quilter's library! Pepper answers the most commonly asked questions about quilt marking. Includes 11 new quilting designs and tips for improving your quilt marking skills. You'll learn: [ How to choose designs that complement and contrast with the quilt top [ All about marking tools [ How to make the quilt design match in the borders and corners, plus 10 ways to mark a border that do not involve matching! [ How to make your own quilting stencils [ How to preserve a quilt design found on a old quilt [ Quilting from the judge's point of view [ Photos of inspiring antique and newly-made quilts
Includes bibliographical references (p. 78) and index.