Ricky Tims Rhapsody Quilts: Inspiring, Amazing—Create Your Own!
Make One-of-a-Kind Contemporary Quilts With a Traditional Flair - Ricky Tims Shows You How! Learn to design, choose fabrics, and make templates for these one-of-a-kind beauties. Handle curves easily with Ricky's sure-fire method for No-Pin Precision Curved Piecing. Start with 5 ready-made design outlines, then expand the possibilities by composing your own Rhapsody quilts. Learn Ricky's secrets for enhancing your designs with appliqué. Get inspired by the gallery of Rhapsody quilts made by Ricky and other quilters just like you! Rhapsody Quilts are medallion-style quilts with graceful, curved designs in a reversed and mirrored arrangement. Like a musical rhapsody, the form is flexible and lets you express an endless variety of themes and motifs. Ricky shows you how to work with your quilt's basic “skeleton,” then enhance your design themes with original appliqué or lush quilting. You'll take away all the techniques you need to start making your own beautiful quilt rhapsodies.
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Ricky Tims Rhapsody QuiltsUser Review - s4j2tl - Overstock.com
enjoyed the book very much. It is great to have the eye candy to inspire my own projects. I do wish there had been a bit more instruction in designing the applique Read full review
add registration marks aligning the stay applique designs Applique technique Art Quilt background pieces backstitch Begin sewing Bernina sewing machines Bohemian Rhapsody border canvas center template color Completed in 2005 curved corners curved line darken the lines design wall diagonal fold double blanket stitch drawing dull paper edge finished quilt Fold the paper forbidden zone freezer paper freezer-paper template fusible ghost tracing horizontal axis Log Cabin block machine quilted main applique master template matching the registration method motif North Saanich Once Open the paper overhead projector paper and darken pattern piece of freezer Precision Curved Piecing presser foot quilt top quilters quilting designs refold regular 2 pencil Rhapsody design Rhapsody in Green Rhapsody page 9 Rhapsody quilt Ricky Tims Ricky's Ricky’s right side rotary cutter seam allowance set-in corners shape side stitch snip stay stitching stitching and matching stitching and registration straight stitches tapered trapunto unit