Exploring Machine Trapunto: New Dimensions

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C&T Publishing Inc, Nov 5, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 112 pages
Presenting new machine trapunto quilting patterns, as well as creative project ideas. Hari reviews the basic techniques for machine trapunto, and then the FUN begins! You'lllove the beautiful texture and dimensionthat machine trapunto adds to your quilts. All new designs and patterns. Teaches hand quilters how to use the basic machine trapunto technique. Expands on concepts presented in Trapunto by Machine, with technique refinements that enhance shape definition. Includes cornerstone quilting — a reverse trapunto technique, great for borders and special effects. New tips and techniques for adding trapunto to miniature and small-scale quilts. New tips and techniques for using water-soluble thread in your quilting. Best of all, with machine trapunto, there are no holes in the back of your quilt!
 

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User Review  - SallyAma - LibraryThing

I've always admired trapunto work in quilts but did it once the "old fashioned" way of stuffing batting or cording through a tiny hole in the back and I'd never do it again. Hari explains the easy way ... Read full review

Contents

This Book is for
4
Pictorial Glossary
6
The Basics
12
Free Motion Machine Quilting
13
Machine Trapunto
17
Hand Quilting Using this Trapunto Technique
20
Basting for Beauty
22
Little Things Mean A Lot
24
The Quilt Spirit
43
Tiny Trapunto
44
Personal Expressions
46
Gallery
47
Be True to Yourself
69
The Designs
70
Stay off the Beaten Path
103
EasyFind Design Index
104

The Ideas
27
Trapunto Block by Block
28
Cornerstone Quilting
30
Sew AcCORDINGly
32
Applique and Trapunto
36
Its Okay to Fake Applique
39
The Quilters
106
Sources
109
Index
110
About the Author
111
Legal Page
113
Copyright

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Walner is an artist renowned for her imaginative continuous line quilting designs.

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