Recreating Antique Quilts

Recreating Antique Quilts
Author: Wendy Sheppard
Publsiher: Landauer Books
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2014-08-15
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 1935726633

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"Five antique quilts from four museum collections inspired the 10 featured projects. Wendy's use of current fabrics and simplified construction techniques will appeal to quilters of all skill levels."--Page [4] of cover.

Making Antique Quilts

Making Antique Quilts
Author: Rita Weiss
Publsiher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2005
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 1402723172

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Recreate beautiful antique quilts from the pioneer days of the 1850s to the wartime 1940s--and preserve the stories they tell about America's quilting heritage. Twenty antique quilts are pictured in detailed color photos with fascinating information about each of the originals in their era. Complete, photo-filled instructions explain how to make yesterday's quilts with today's fabrics, techniques, and materials. The projects have been expertly chosen by one of the world's leading authors, publishers, and lecturers on the history of needlework. Among her selections: Chimney Sweep Variation, developed by quilters with only small pieces of fabric available; the Double Wedding Ring, a gift quilt from the 1820s; and Jacob's Ladder, another pattern drawn from the farm home scrap basket.

DO Magazine Presents Quilting Techniques Projects

DO Magazine Presents Quilting Techniques   Projects
Author: Editors of DO Magazine
Publsiher: Fox Chapel Publishing
Total Pages: 250
Release: 2018-10-30
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 9781607659358

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This special issue of DO Magazine offers a stunning array of beautiful quilting projects for bedcovers, throws, and wall hangings. Readers will discover seventeen outstanding works here from some of Landauer Publishing’s bestselling authors. Mary M. Hogan provides step-by-step instructions for using her fast-fold hexie technique to sew hexagon quilts in half the time. Janet Houts and Jean Ann Wright show how to use the versatile circle of nine grid for endless design possibilities. Patricia Sanabria-Friederich presents unique quilt designs inspired by the distinctive mosaic tile floors of her native Costa Rica. The book also includes fun and festive projects for precut fabric bundles, with superb contributions from Wendy Sheppard, Jean Ann Wright, McB McManus and E.B. Updegraff.

American Doll Quilts

American Doll Quilts
Author: Kathleen Tracy
Publsiher: Martingale
Total Pages: 80
Release: 2004-12-14
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 9781604686333

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Capture a piece of the past for a special child--or for the child within! From teaching first-time sewing skills to giving gifts to last a lifetime, you can celebrate a sweet, centuries-old American tradition by re-creating antique doll quilts. Create 16 designs representing doll quilts made during different periods in American history, including the Civil War and Victorian eras Choose from a medallion quilt, a friendship pillow, and other simple projects in sizes up to 19" x 25" Discover the unique traits of each historical period, plus how to fashion an authentic antique look with reproduction fabrics Re-create a tiny tradition in American quiltmaking!

Remembering the Past

Remembering the Past
Author: Julie Hendricksen
Publsiher: Martingale
Total Pages: 80
Release: 2015-08-04
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 9781604687101

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Antique quilts have a romance about them that captivates quilters and collectors. But inheriting such a treasure is rare, and buying one can be costly. What to do? If you love antique quilts and enjoy remaking them with today's Civil War reproduction prints, this is the book for you. 14 patterns make re-creating antique quilts a breeze using modern techniques Most patterns show both the new and antique versions, and all include full instructions Learn more about the fabrics you love--from shirtings to plaids--and view close-up photos of both antique and reproduction quilts

My Family Quilts how to Make Them for Your Family

My Family Quilts   how to Make Them for Your Family
Author: Donna Babylon
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 45
Release: 1992
Genre: Quilting
ISBN: 0881954764

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Temecula Quilt Co Returning to Temecula

Temecula Quilt Co  Returning to Temecula
Author: Sheryl Johnson
Publsiher: Martingale
Total Pages: 80
Release: 2019-08-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 9781683560456

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Sheryl Johnson, owner of Temecula Quilt Co. and author of Quirky Little Quilts, returns with her interpretations of authentic quilts from yesteryear, sharing patterns for 14 little quilts that capture the make-do spirit of quilters from the past. From beginner-friendly blocks and scrap-friendly samplers to beautiful applique and crazy piecing, Sheryl's designs invite you to play with classic blocks, unexpected block pairings, and distinctive color blends.

Fast Fun and Fabulous Quilts

Fast  Fun and Fabulous Quilts
Author: Suzanne Nelson
Publsiher: Rodale
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2000-05-19
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 1579542972

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Provides instructions and patterns for making thirty classic quilts, along with timesaving techniques and creative ideas

Prize Winning Quilts

Prize Winning Quilts
Author: Rita Weiss
Publsiher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2006
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 1402740778

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Every two years, the International Quilt Association presents the largest and most esteemed quilting competition in the world. The show brings together professional and home quilters alike, all entering their finest pieces. Anyone who wins a prize has true talent, creativity, and skill—and here, for the very first time, are all the quilts that emerged victorious in all the specialty areas. There are variations on traditional patterns, such as log cabin or Amish Star, as well as exquisite examples of Japanese quilting, Trapunto, and other more unusual forms. While no instructions accompany the eye-opening images, the projects can be reproduced, and the artists offer helpful background on each piece. Quilters will treasure this collection—and eagerly await new ones to come.

Pretty Patchwork

Pretty Patchwork
Author: Leslie Linsley
Publsiher: Meredith Corporation
Total Pages: 168
Release: 1993
Genre: Art
ISBN: 069602389X

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Organic Free Motion Quilting Idea Book

Organic Free Motion Quilting Idea Book
Author: Amanda Murphy
Publsiher: C&T Publishing Inc
Total Pages: 363
Release: 2019-07-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 9781617458262

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Let Mother Nature inspire your quilting with this guide full of inspiring ideas, techniques, and tips from the acclaimed fabric and quilt designer. Following the success of her Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book and Rulerwork Quilting Idea Book, Amanda Murphy shares an all-new volume packed with exciting designs. This handy guide provides more than one hundred original ideas inspired by the elements around you—water, air, feathers, ferns, leaves, sticks, stones, flowers, and fire. Amanda’s step-by-step instructions will help you gain confidence in your free-motion work. Then she offers a myriad of ideas organized by element and design type for you to you branch out and get creative. With Organic Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book, you can add texture, movement, and a sense of the natural world to your quilting, whether you're sewing on a domestic sewing machine or a longarm.

Preserving History

Preserving History
Author: Julie Hendricksen
Publsiher: Martingale
Total Pages: 80
Release: 2016-09-07
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 9781604688047

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Discover how to reproduce the time-honored treasures of the past with authenticity and ease. Create your own versions of antique designs from a stunning collection of history-rich quilts spanning the late 1800s through the 1930s. Get the historic look you love with detailed instructions for constructing your reproduction from start to finish, with a special focus on the types of quilting designs popular through the years. Use your modern quilting tools and skills to re-create antique quilts for daily use or display An essential resource, brimming with possibilities for antique-quilt lovers Close-up photos and detailed construction tips make it easy to understand how antique quilts were finished

Heirloom Quilts from Old Tops

Heirloom Quilts from Old Tops
Author: Patricia J. Morris,Jeannette Toulsey Muir
Publsiher: Krause Publications Incorporated
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2001
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 0873419553

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In this all new book, you will find beautiful and exciting projects that will teach you to make contemporary quilts inspired by the old tops and reconstructions. These "new" quilts are an excellent way to revitalize old quilts, while honoring those who made the originals.

Jelly Roll Quilts in a Weekend

Jelly Roll Quilts in a Weekend
Author: Pam Lintott,Nicky Lintott
Publsiher: David & Charles
Total Pages: 227
Release: 2017-05-09
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
ISBN: 9781446375044

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From the bestselling authors of New Ways with Jelly Rolls, fifteen contemporary quilts, which are easy enough to piece in a weekend. Do you long to make beautiful quilts but have such a busy life you can never find the time? Imagine creating a quilt top, maybe even your first, in just a weekend! Jelly rolls are a fantastic shortcut to patchwork and quilting: you can avoid the hours of cutting and preparation required for making a quilt and go straight to the fun bit, the sewing! Pam and Nicky are jelly roll experts, having written numerous books and hundreds of patterns, and they have developed a brand new collection of fifteen quilt patterns for jelly roll lovers and quilters looking for a stunning quilt pattern that comes together in super-fast time.

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2008
Genre: Iowa
ISBN: IOWA:31858055001113

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Tourism events of general statewide interest.