Beautifully Quilted with Alex Anderson: How to Choose Or Create the Best Designs for Your Quilt : Full-size Patterns, Ready to Use, 5 Timeless Projects

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C&T Publishing Inc, 2003 - Crafts & Hobbies - 56 pages
An American quilting instructor shares her secrets for creating one-of-a-kind quilting designs with the help of these five classic quilt projects. In this hands-on guide, Alex Anderson demonstrates, step by step, how to draft an original design, customize commercial quilting patterns and stencils, and even how to decide the best design for a particular quilt. She includes full-size, ready-to-trace patterns for such traditional quilting motifs as feathers, wreaths and more.
 

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Anderson, host of the popular HGTV series Simply Quilts, adds another title to her excellent series of monographs for the beginning quilter. This volume deals with an aspect of quilting that can ... Read full review

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Contents

Tools and Terms
5
Choosing Quilting Designs
8
CONTROLLERS DREAM
13
Drawing Quilting Designs
17
Pinwheels and Feathers
39
Bar Variation
42
Diamond Variation
44
Sailboat
46
Rose of Sharon
49
The Basics
54
About The Author
56
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