Quilting with a modern slant : people, patterns, and techniques inspiring the modern quilt community /Material type: BookPublisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, Description: 224 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781612120638 (paperback : alkaline paper) :; 1612120636 (paperback : alkaline paper).Title notes: $19.95 prolam 4-2014 (db)Subject(s): Quilting -- Patterns | Quilting -- Philosophy | Quiltmakers -- Biography
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
<p>Modern quilting allows artists the freedom to expand on traditions and use fabrics, patterns, colors, and stitching innovatively to create exciting fresh designs. In Quilting with a Modern Slant , Rachel May introduces you to more than 70 modern quilters who have developed their own styles, methods, and aesthetics. Their ideas, quilts, tips, tutorials, and techniques will inspire you to try something new and follow your own creativity -- wherever it leads.</p>
$19.95 prolam 4-2014 (db)
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-220) and index.
Profiles more than seventy modern quilters, offering step-by-step instructions on their techniques and quilting projects.
A sense of play -- Improv -- The personal is political -- Quilting from tradition -- For the love of color -- Practicing scale(s) -- Coming full circle.