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Soar to new applique heights on the wings of this amazing artist, Bea Oglesby,her book, Birds & Flowers Album has 35 appliqué blocks of the best-known and most easily recognized backyard birds from across the country are showcased with Audubon-style quality. Fascinating information about each bird accompanies the patterns.

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Birds & Flowers Album

Author: Bea Oglesby
Pages: 95
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Publisher: American Quilter's Society

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Soar to new applique heights on the wings of this amazing artist!

  • Following the outstanding success of her first album book, Bea has created a sequel filled with exquisite bird and flower patterns.

  • Familiar images unite in 35 appliqué blocks. Charming combinations include a cardinal sitting on a pine bough, an eastern bluebird on a holly branch, a black-capped chickadee with sunflowers, and a yellow warbler in a dogwood tree.

  • The best-known and most easily recognized backyard birds from across the country are showcased with Audubon-style quality. Fascinating information about each bird accompanies the patterns.

  • Each block features a colorful photograph, full-sized pattern, and tips for construction, fabric selection, and embroidered details.

  • BONUS PATTERN: a trumpet vine border with three different little hummfngbirds adds the finishing touch to any quilt. Another AQS book by the author is Wildflower Album: Appliqué & Embroidery Patterns (2000)

 

Author Bea OglesbyAbout the Author

Combining sewing and drawing is a natural for Bea Oglesby. She considers gardens, flowers, and nature endless sources of ideas for appliqué Although Bea did not start quilting until the mid-1980's, she has sewn most of her life having three daughters and a background in home economics. Bea has lived in Japan and has a certificate in Japanese flower arranging. She has also studied art, including charcoal sketching, oils, and watercolors.

Bea teaches and lectures in her community and belongs to several quilt guilds. She is also a volunteer in the community and at the Johnson County Library. She lives in Kansas with her husband. American Quilter's Society books by Bea include Veggies from the Good Earth (2006) Art Nouveau for the 21st Century (2006), Butterfly Album (2004), Birds and Flowers Album (2003), and Wildflower Album: Appliqué & Embroidery Patterns (2000).

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Table of Contents:

Preface8Indigo Bunting 50
Introduction9Kilideer52
General Instructions11Mourning Dove 54
Patterns Northern Cardinal 56
American Goldfinch 16Northern Mockingbird58
American Robin 18 Purple Finch 60
Baltimore Oriole 20 Purple Martin62
Barn Swallow22Red-Headed Woodpecker64
Black-Capped Chickadee24Red-Winged Blackbird 66
Black Phoebe 26Rose-Breasted Grosbeak 68
Blue Jay 28Scarlet Tanager 70
Carolina Wren 30Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher 72
Cedar Waxwing 32Tree Swallow 74
Chimney Swift 34Tufted Titmouse 76
Chipping Sparrow 36White-Breasted Nuthatch
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Downy Woodpecker 38Wood Thrush
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Eastern Bluebird 40Yellow-Shafted Flicker 82
Eastern Meadowlark 42 Yellow Warbler 84
Evening Grosbeak 44Border, BACKYARD BIRDS AND FLOWERS 86
Hummingbirds 46Bibliography94
Allen’s46About the Author95
Ruby-Throated 48  

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