Best of Fons and Porter Scrap Quilts

Front Cover
Leisure Arts, Feb 1, 2011 - Crafts & Hobbies - 176 pages
0 Reviews
Scrappy quilts continue to grow in popularity today, being the ultimate "green" recycling project as well as offering quilters a thrifty way to keep quilting in tough economic times. This big collection of quilts represents more than 20 favorite scrap-friendly projects from issues of Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting magazine. Patterns suitable for using fabric fat quarters and fat eighths are specially identified. The patterns are organized by technique, from patchwork and appliqué to paper foundation piecing, and are designed for a range of bed sizes, as well as baby quilts and lap throws. Each quilt is shown in a lifestyle photograph and an assembly diagram, accompanied by a complete materials list and step-by-step instructions.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

About the author (2011)

Marianne Fons and Liz Porter have been working together for more than 30 years. From teaching quilting classes in the 1970s and 80s, they went on to host the No. 1 quilting show on public television and establish the popular magazine, Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting. They also operate a quilt shop in Winterset, Iowa, and a web site, www.fonsandporter.com.

Marianne Fons and Liz Porter have been working together for more than 30 years. From teaching quilting classes in the 1970s and 80s, they went on to host the No. 1 quilting show on public television and establish the popular magazine, Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting. They also operate a quilt shop in Winterset, Iowa, and a web site, www.fonsandporter.com.

As the most popular paper crafting publication on the newsstand today, Paper Crafts magazine is known for providing fresh and creative paper crafted projects in a wide variety of styles. From cards that can be made in five steps or less to party ensembles that make any occasion festive, the editors skillfully select the paper inspiration that crafters appreciate.

Bibliographic information