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Beginner's Guide to Art Quilts from Banar Designs will show you how to create your very own, art quilts. Step-by-step instructions for easy sewing techniques, fast and fun dyeing, photo transfering, embellishing, and an inspiring gllery of art quilts.


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Beginner's Guide to Art Quilts
Step-by-Step Instructions

Author: Banar Designs & Various Artists
Pages: 68
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11 1/2"
Publisher: Leisure Arts
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4Q0140
Weight: 0.7 lb
MSRP: $13.95

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Beginner's Guide to Art Quilts from Banar Designs will show you how to create your very own, art quilts, whether you're an experienced quilter, a paper artist, or a beginning crafter. Just follow the simple step-by-step photos and instructions to learn easy sewing and quilting techniques, fast and fun fabric dyeing and painting, photo transferring, embellishing, hand and machine embroidery, free-motion stitching, rubber stamping, velvet stamping, and more. There also are some Artist Trading Card and postcard quilts shown. Browse the gallery of art quilts demonstrating various techniques, featuring fiber artists Jane LaFazio, Betty Hirsch, Lynn Krawczyk, Deborah Lacativa, Sue Reno, Leslie Riley, Connie Rohman, and Louise Thompson Schiele.

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Sewing & Quilting 5
Hand & Machine Stitching 17
Photo Transferring 23
Gold Leafing & Rubber Stamping 29
Coloring Fabric 35
Sprays, Crayons, & Tea Staining 49
Gallery 59
Walk In the Wind by Connie Rohman 60
Vacation Day 1 by Deborah Lacativa 61
Carpet of Leaves by Sue Reno 61
Dia de los Muertos Maize by Jane La Fazio 62
Sunday Comics by Louise Thompson Schiele 63
Beads and Things by Lynn Krawczyk 64
Quilted Memories by Lesley Riley 65
Chic by Lesley Riley 65
ATC's and Postcards 66
Rookey Woods by Betty Hirsch 66
Fabric Artists Biographies 67

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