Quiltmaking Tips and Techniques
Over 1,000 Creative Ideas to Make your Quiltmaking Quicker, Easier, and A Lot More Fun : From 60 Top-notch Quilters and the Editors of Quilter's Newsletter MagazineBook - 1994
Why is everyone so excited about this book? The answer is easy-- there's something new, useful, fun, and inspiring on every single page. For instance, find out: * Why you should bring a kaleidoscope or pair of binoculars to the fabric store to help choose colors * The quick trick for shortening your rotary cutting time (hint: it's all in how you fold the fabric) * How skateboarders' grid tape and plain old duct tape can make rotary cutting easier than ever * An ingenious way to transform pages from a magnetic photo album into reusable appliqué templates * How changing to a different size needle can instantly improve your hand appliqué * The timesaving way to baste together a quilt sandwich * The best way to erase penciled quilting marks (surprise-- it's a cotton T-shirt!) Page after page is filled with hundreds of other tips like these from expert quiltmakers-- all too good to miss. You'll probably find yourself saying over and over again, "I can't wait to try that!"
Publisher: Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale Press ; [New York] : Distributed in the book trade by St. Martin's Press, c1994
Branch Call Number: 746.46 TOW
Characteristics: ix, 326 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,24 cm