Floorquilts!: Fabric Decoupaged Floorcloths—No-Sew Fun

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C&T Publishing Inc, Nov 5, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 80 pages
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The Floor's the Limit! Raid your stash! Turn your favorite fabrics and quilt patterns into durable, walkable art. 12 projects with step-by-step instructions and dozens of how-to tips. Make floorcloths, placemats, coasters, luggage tags, trivets, bookmarks, and more. A new place to show off your favorite quilt designs when your house is full of quilts. Easier to make than a conventional quilt or a painted floorcloth, a Floorquilt is the perfect way to turn the fabric you love into a masterpiece you can use. Plus, there's no sewing! Decoupage techniques and supplies are all you need to transform a piece of canvas into a beautiful, durable floorcloth. Ellen guides you every step of the way, from choosing raw fabric to applying a protective finish to the completed Floorquilt. Lots of how-to photographs and inspiring examples.
 

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Floorquilting is a new fabric decoupage technique for making dazzling patchwork floor quilts by piecing fabric onto artist's canvas, sealing it, and applying protective coatings and nonskid backings ... Read full review

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Contents

Dedication Acknowledgments
Introduction
Fundamentals
Squares Dancing
Scrap Happy
For the Love of Fabric
Be a Cutup
Whimsy Underfoot
OfftheFloorquilts
Gallery
About the Author
Sources
Copyright

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Ellen Highsmith Silver invented Floorquilts to reconcile her love of beautiful floorcoverings with a household that includes two rug-chewing dogs. She lives in Rye, New York.

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