Fearless Design For Every Quilter: Traditional & Contemporary - 10 Lessons - Creativity & Critique

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C&T Publishing Inc, Nov 5, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 96 pages
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Stock Up Your Creative Toolbox With Indispensable Quilt Design Techniques. Supercharge your creative spirit with 10 lessons in designing with fabrics-from basic design principles to finding new sources of inspiration. Take an artistic journey through the creative processes of 8 real-life quilters and learn with them as they work through a series of design challenges. Learn to experiment, evaluate results, and enhance your designs, working either by yourself or with a group. Use critique groups to improve your work with other quilters' insights. The lessons you'll learn in this inspiring workshop will help you bring new creativity to any style of quilting or fiber arts, whether your tastes are traditional or contemporary. It's a must for anyone who loves to design with fabric.
 

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Contents

Identifying Value in Color
2
Color
2
Design Sources and Inspiration
Using Words to Inspire a Design
Using Images from Your Surroundings
Maintaining Unity Using Panels
Designing Borders and Quilting
Designing and Working with Pattern
Getting Started
Student Series Work
Summing Up
Starting Your Own Critique Group
Some Final Words
About the Authors
Legal Page
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Lorraine Torrence has been a quilt artist and teacher for more than thirty years. She lives in Seattle.

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