Drafting For The Creative Quilter: Easy Techniques for Designing Your Quilts, Your Way
The Drafting Book Every Quilters Needs. Everything you ever wanted to know about drafting in one book. Simple step-by-step instructions for drafting grid-based blocks, star blocks, circular patterns, and more-most with no math! Includes 3 projects, each with a varying level of difficulty. Learn to recognize the underlying architecture of patchwork so you can recreate any block you like. The Ultimate Reference Guide! Gain the confidence you need to draft and design your own creative ideas. Take control of the size and composition of your quilts, and learn to create or adapt any block into any design with Sally's easy methods.
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Drafting for the Creative Quilter is a must-have reference book for any quilter, beginner or experienced. The book starts out with basics for beginning quilters and designers. As the book progresses ... Read full review
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8epointed star A B B A angle applique background backstitch block design block size BORDER center octagon center square circle line clockwise color compass connect create Custom cut Cut 2 strips Cut 8 squares dark determine diagonal line diamond divide the square dots drafting category draw a line equal divisions equilateral triangle Erase all unnecessary fabric Fan block FINISHED fracture graph paper grid dimension grid formation grid value handle arc hexagon intersections join Kaleidoscope block kite label leaving only seamlines LeMoyne Star block long side measure mock—up Noteworthy number of equal octagon Option patchwork Paw block pencil lead pieces pink pivot point Place the pivot Press the seams protractor quilt quiltmaker rectangle red pencil reference arc ruler edge Sampler Supreme sawteeth Sawtooth Star seam allowance seam open Sedona segment arc short side side ofthe strip unit Sum ofparts templates page 90 trim the seam unnecessary lines