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Enjoy quilting like never before with Log Cabin Quilts With Attitude by Sharon V. Rotz. Included are 15+ projects, 20+ full-size templates, 155+ step-by-step illustrations and 125+ full-color photographs.

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Log Cabin Quilts With Attitude
A new twist on an old favorite

Author: Sharon V. Rotz
Pages: 128
Page size: 81/2" x 11 "
Publisher: Krause Publications
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4I30438
Weight: 1.3 lb

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Kiss your seam ripper good-bye. Enjoy quilting like never before with Log Cabin Quilts With Attitude.

Disregard perfect seam allowances. Forget about matching up corners. Combine fabrics without fretting. Give your seam ripper the slip. And do it all as you turn the traditional log cabin patterns on its ear with Sharon V. Rotz' innovative Freedom Block format.

Log Cabin Quilts With Attitude gives you:

  • Detailed techniques teaching the basics of Freedom Blocks.
  • Clear instructions for 15+ fun and fabulous projects, including bed quilts, banners, dining accessories, pillows, wall hangings and totes.
  • 20+ full-size templates and appliqués patterns.
  • 155 + step-by-step illustrations and 125+ full-color photographs.

Whether you want to use up your stash or splurge on brand-new fabrics, you'll revel in your newfound quilting freedom with Log Cabin Quilts With Attitude.


Forest Floor Wall QuiltAuthor Sharon V. RotzAbout the Author

Sharon V. Rotz is an experienced quilter, teacher, designer and textile artist.

Rotz has taught quilting for the past 20 years, and she began teaching freedom quilting in 2000. Her prize-winning quilts have been featured in gallery art exhibits and regional and international shows. She also has sold her textile art to medical facilities, museums and numerous private collectors.

A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stout, Rotz has worked in the ready-made clothing industry, operated her own business creating custom soft furnishings and clothing and designed exclusive patterns for the Better Homes and Gardens Quilting Catalog. She began publishing her own pattern line, Bysher, in 1999.

A resident of Mosinee, Wis., Rotz enjoys inspiration and encouragement from her husband, Tom; her two married children and their spouses; and a growing number of grandchildren. When she's not quilting, Rotz enjoys spending time outdoors, especially fishing.


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Let The Seeds Fall Where They May Table RunnerDay Away Tote

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Table of Contents

Introduction 6 Patio Party Place Mats54
About the Author8 Patio Party Snack Mats58
Chapter 1: Learn the Moves9 Day Away Mat62
Tools and Supplies 10 Day Away Tote70
Fabrics 12 Variation: Designer Finish for a Ready-Made Tote76
Basic Techniques14 Chapter 4: Alive With Appliqué77
Chapter 2: Freedom Quilting23 Let the Seeds Fall here They May Runner88
Freedom Quilt24 Flying Free Butterfly Pillow94
Variation: Freedom Quilts With Sashing30 Forest Floor Wall Quilt98
Freedom Pillows32 Bittersweet Corners104
Stand Tall America Banner36 La Bohemia Wall Quilt108
Chapter 3: Peppered With Piecing 43 La Bohemia Notecards116
Patio Party Wall Quilt44 Patterns 118
Patio Party Quilted Tablecloth50 Contributors 127

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