A New Look at Log Cabin Quilts: Design a Scene Block by Block Plus 9 Easy-to-follow Projects

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C&T Publishing Inc, 2003 - Crafts & Hobbies - 112 pages
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See log cabin blocks in a whole new light! Celebrated quilt artist Flavin Glover builds on the basic Log Cabin block, turning this American classic into a gorgeous art form! These 10 quilt projects use square and rectangular Log Cabin blocks to create cityscapes, natural vistas, and more. Plus, photos and easy-to-follow charts show how to combine fabrics, colors, and shapes for successful designs. What's more, two magnificent galleries of Glover's work demonstrate her artful techniques!
 

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Contents

Finding Inspiration
13
Developing a Design
17
Square Blocks
22
Rectangular Blocks
27
The Block Connection
30
Fabrics and Colors
33
Quilt Assembly
38
Sustainable
47
Geese in Flight
65
Hilltop Houses
74
Row Houses
78
Carolina Row
88
Moms and Babes
93
Canterbury Fields
101
A Retrospective Forerunner Quilts
108
FOR FURTHER READING
111

Mainely Pines
52
Up at Sunrise
56
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
112
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About the author (2003)

Flavin Glover learned to make scrap quilts at her mother's knee and is now known for her use of vibrant color and design with Log Cabin as a building block. Her work has been exhibited extensively throughout the US. She lives in Auburn, AL.

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