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When the holidays arrive, let your needle and thread
become your measuring cups and baking bowls! Create festive decorations
and gifts using classic Christmas cookie shapes as your inspiration.
- Choose from over 20 projects that spotlight beloved Christmas
motifs in quilts, wool appliqué and punchneedle embroidery.
- Create ornaments, a table runner, place mats, stockings, note
cards and more.
- Find basic how-to's for each techniqueeven beginners will
find quick success.
Karina Hittle and her husband, Audie, live in the breathtaking
woodlands of northeastern Massachusetts. They enjoy peaceful country
living and running their design studio, Artful Offerings, which
currently specializes in the creation and publication of craft,
quilting and stitchery patterns "from folk art for fancy."
Audie manages the marketing business development and sales tasks
for Artful Offerings, enabling Karina to focus on designing.
By combining all the facets of art that she enjoys, Karina has
developed an eclectic style that inspires the designs for Artful
Offerings. She is passionate about creating an artfully fun and
memorable experience for her customers, which evokes an element
of excitement and surprise from the moment they first see her patterns
through the entire creative process!
Besides being an award-winning quilt artist, Karina, is a prolific
designer and has published roughly 100 patterns under the Artful
Offering brand. She has also designed patterns and artwork for numerous
magazines since founding the company about five years ago. Her designs
have been featured in leading industry publications, such as
Better Homes & Gardens Holiday Crafts, Christmas Ideas,
and Halloween Tricks & Treats, in addition to Fons
& Porter's Love of Quilting, Quilt, Appliqué Quilts,
Create and Decorate, Somerset Home, Australian Homespun and
Table of Contents
|Sugar Cookie Ornaments
|Ginger Cookie Ornaments
|Holly Button Plate Charger/Place
|Ginger Cookie Runner
|Holly Button Tray/Place Mat
|Sugar Cookie Runner
|Ginger Cookie Mantel Village
|Sugar Cookie Lined Apron
|Peppermint Pinwheel Quilted
|Peppermint Pinwheel Lined Dessert
|Quilted Cookie Note Cards
|Gingerbread Cookie Dough Tree
|Sugar Cookie Christmas Tree
|Cooling Cookies Wall Hanging
|Cooling Cookies Pillow
|Small Sugar Cookie Stocking
|Ginger Cookie Punchneedle Ornaments
|Sugar Cookie Punchneedle Ornaments
|Ginger Cookie Lined Apron
|Sugar Cookie Vase
|About the Author
Ginger Cookie Ornaments
Peppermint Pinwheel Quilted Tablecloth
Quilted Cookie Notecards
Sugar Cookie Vase