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Beautifully Embellished Landscapes: 125 Tips & Techniques to Create Stunning Quilts by Joyce Becker lets you play like a kid in kindergarten: special inks, paints, angelina fibers, fabric pens and tools are easy to find and fun to use. Over 200 photos and illustrations for inspiration, plus 8 complete projects. An Instructional DVD, Joyce Becker Teaches you Landscape Quilting, is also available.

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Beautifully Embellished Lanscapes
Beautifully Embellished Landscapes
125 Tips & Techniques to Create Stunning Quilts with paint, thread and more

Author: Joyce Becker
Pages: 95
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11 1/2"
Publisher: C&T Publishing
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4G4E0130
ISBN / SKU / UPC: 9781571203601

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Joyce  Becker Teaches DVD You Landscape Quilting
DVD: Joyce Becker Teaches You Landscape

Quilting Author: Joyce Becker
Length: 90 minutes
Publisher: C&T Publishing
Cover: DVD Case
Item Code: 4G4E0130DVD
ISBN / SKU / UPC: 9781571204080

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Remember: A picture is worth a thousand words, so what is a DVD worth. Priceless for those who are visual learners!

  • Everything you need to know for gorgeous landscape quilts
  • Share Joyce's best ideas - when and where its convenient for YOU!
  • Techniques and embellishments anyone can do - even beginners
  • You'll love Joyce's friendly, encouraging style

About the Author

Joyce Becker travels around the globe teaching and lecturing about landscape quiltmaking. She has appeared on M'Liss's World of Quilts, with C&T author and well-known quilting personality M'Liss Rae Hawley, and on Simply Quilts. She has also co-hosted a promotional DVD for The Tsukineko Company.

Joyce enjoys teaching at large conferences, such as the annual International Quilt Festival in Houston, Texas, and she continues to create award-winning quilts. One of the founders of the Association of pacific Northwest Quilters and the Pacific Northwest Quiltfest, Joyce volunteers for this organization and contributes quilts to its traveling exhibits.

Beautifully Embellished Landscapes
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Spectacular results are within your reach, when you try the techniques developed by landscape expert Joyce Becker. Play like a kid in kindergarten - special paints, fibers, and tools are easy to find and fun to use. Over 200 photos and illustrations for inspiration, plus 8 complete projects.

  • Your won't believe the realistic effects you can achieve in your next landscape quilt!
  • Amazing techniques include paints, markers stamps, photo printing and artwork, threadwork and lace, sheer overlays and Angelina fibers, and so much more
  • Create realistic special effects for water, reflections, skies, snow, gardens, and buildings
  • Great ideas for landscape-inspired gifts including greeting cards, photo transfers, and small quilts

What reviewers are saying about Luscious Landscapes

"Stitch the landscape of your dreams using Joyce's easy technique for creating quilted scenes." -Quilts With Style

"...impressively realistic. For the aspiring textile artist who leans toward realism this book contains ideas and inspiration in equal measure." -British Patchwork & Quilting

"[Joyce] is a natural teacher who can take what appears to be a very complex process and break it down into step-by-step instructions" -Jan Zlendich, Library Journal

Table of Contents

Introduction 5
Chapter One: Building Blocks 6
Chapter Two: Enticing Techniques 11
Chapter Three: Special Effects and Embellishments 16
Chapter Four: Fabulous Fibers and Tempting Threads 24
Chapter Five: Creating Realistic Elements 36
Projects & Inspiration 50
Chapter Six: Whispering Waterfalls 52
Chapter Seven: Stately Structures 56
Chapter Eight: Water, Water Everywhere 60
Chapter Nine: Tantalizing Trees 68
Chapter Ten: Stunning Scenes 73
Chapter Eleven: Great Gifts and More 79
Chapter Twelve: Faultless Finishing 86
Conclusion 92
Resources 93
Bibliography 94
About the Author 94
Index 95

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Book Examples
Waterfalls example

Mountain Scape Example

Mountain Scape Example



Landscape fawna example

Mountain Scape ExampleWhite Birch

Forest scape Ocean scape

forest scape Waterfalls scape

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