Synopses & Reviews
Quilters and sewers of all skill levels will learn to create a magnificent garden-themed quilt with the nontraditional machine piecing and hand stitching techniques presented here. Readers can quickly and easily combine colorful fabrics-to create blocks featuring flowers, pears, snails, leaves, mushrooms, peppers, vines, fence, and more. These ten garden-themed blocks can be used to create a quilt or other designs such as curtains, pillows, panels, and framed designs. Both machine and hand stitching results are featured, discussed, and the best one recommended for specific designs. Highlights new needleturn applique techniques and gives machine options. This book adds new skills, builds techniques, and presents innovative approaches and fresh challenges. Patterns are included.
-- Clear, easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions for each block
- Combine hand and machine techniques to create a garden-themed quilt and other designs
- Clear, easy-to-follow strp-by-step istructions for each block
This volume shows how to create a garden-themed quilt using non-traditional machine piecing and hand stitching technqiques. Ten blocks feature flowers, pears, snails, leaves, mushrooms, peppers, vines, a fence and more. The book highlights needleturn applique techniques and gives machine options.