Hunter Star Quilts & Beyond: Techniques & Projects with Infinite Possibilities

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C&T Publishing Inc, 2003 - Crafts & Hobbies - 111 pages
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Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition and may look more saturated. The information presented in this version is the same as the latest edition. Any pattern pullouts have been separated and presented as single pages. If the pullout patterns are missing, please contact C&T Publishing. An exciting new look for a traditional favorite! What's old is new again! Hunter Star is an old-time block with a fresh new look, thanks to quilting expert Jan Krentz. Jan has developed SIX different ways to build Hunter Star blocks, so choose your favorite and get started today! - 9 complete Hunter Star quilt projects, all using Jan's clever pieced or quick-fused methods - Choose from template piecing, strip piecing, half-square triangles, paper piecing, fusible web, and colorwash piecing - Use versatile Hunter Star as a block, for sashing, to create wreath or log cabin settings - the possibilities are endless! - Jan makes it easy with step-by-step instructions and charts - Plus an inspiring gallery of contemporary Hunter Star quilts to whet your appetite!
 

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Contents

Fabric Selection
8
Design Options and Construction Tips
16
Construction Methods
28
Using Templates
30
Using Halfsquare Triangles
32
Using Paperpiecing Method
35
Using Strippiecing Method
37
Using Fusing Method
41
Scrappy Halfsquare Triangles
58
Garden Lattice
61
Pink Lemonade
64
Batik Hunter Star
74
Variable Hunter Star
79
Hunter Star Holiday Wreath
84
Colorwash Ocean Scene
89
Gallery
92

Using Colorwash Method
47
Out of Africa
52
African Hunter
55
Index
109
About the Author
110
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

Jan Krentz is an award-winning quilter and designer, and was named Teacher of the Year by The Professional Quilter Magazine in 1998. She lives in San Diego, California.

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