Beautiful Building Block Quilts: Create Improvisational Quilts from One Block, 8 Projects, Tips on Color

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C&T Publishing Inc, 2013 - Crafts & Hobbies - 79 pages
Author Lisa Walton shows you how to start with an easy quilt block like Four Patch or Flying Geese, stitch it up in several different sizes, then build your blocks into striking improvised quilts with up-to-the-minute style using solids, batiks and hand dyed fabrics. The piecing couldn t be easier, and the design possibilities are endless with two ways to play: make quilts exactly like the ones in the book, or learn to improvise your own unique creations. Includes 8 step-by-step complete quilt projects, 4 bonus projects, plus a gallery to inspire even more possibilities!"
 

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Angela Walters has written “Beautiful Building Block Quilts” with patterns included for making quilts using an idea of designing your quilt blocks in same patterns, but with different, compatible ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
4
Designing Your Own Blocks
6
Color and Fabrics
10
Designing Your Quilt
15
Projects
22
Gallery
70
Quiltmaking Basics
74
Resources
79
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Lisa Walton has been quilting for over 20 years, and her love of teaching has not only taken her all over the world, but also earned her the Jewel Pearce Patterson Scholarship for Quilting Teachers by the International Quilt Association. Lisa lives in Sydney, Australia. Fibreinspirations.blogspot.com

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